Accession Number : ADA195072

Title :   EMPTAC (Electromagnetic Pulse Test Aircraft) User's Guide.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 84-Dec 86,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE WEAPONS LAB KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s) : Cleaveland, Dale R ; Burkhard, Avery

PDF Url : ADA195072

Report Date : Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : This guide was established to give test managers a way to familiarize themselves with the Air Force Weapons Laboratory's electromagnetic pulse (EMP) test aircraft program located at Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB), New Mexico. Brief descriptions of the available EMP test facilities at KAFB are also included. This guide should give prospective customers (users) adequate information to scope the magnitude of their test effort and to accomplish general planning without extensive involvement in test execution details. Keywords: Hardened volumes; Shielded cables; Modular data system; Hardness surveillance illuminator.

Descriptors :   *ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSES, *TEST AND EVALUATION, *TEST FACILITIES, AIR FORCE FACILITIES, AIRCRAFT, CABLES, HARDENING, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, MODULAR CONSTRUCTION, NEW MEXICO, PLANNING, SHIELDING, SUPERVISORS, TEST VEHICLES, USER MANUALS, VOLUME

Subject Categories : Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE