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