Accession Number : ADA294778
Title : Somalia Environmental Monitoring of Ammunition in Open Storage, Fall 1993.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL VALIDATION ENGINEERING DIV
Personal Author(s) : Meyer, William R.
PDF Url : ADA294778
Report Date : SEP 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 51
Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DEV), was tasked by US. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) to monitor ammunition in open storage in Somalia. This was an ongoing test of ARDEC, Predictive Technology Branch, surveillance program to ensure long-term reliability of ammunition in the field. This report contains test results of selected ammunition monitored during November 1993. (AN)
Descriptors : *SOMALIA, *STORAGE, *ANTITANK MISSILES, *CARTRIDGES, CORROSION, MONITORING, HIGH TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, FIELD TESTS, LONG RANGE(TIME), RELIABILITY, DATA ACQUISITION, SOLAR RADIATION, SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES, SURVEILLANCE, SAFING AND ARMING(ORDNANCE), HUMIDITY, STOCKPILES.
Subject Categories : Surface-launched Guided Missiles
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE