Accession Number : ADA299043

Title :   FY96 Avionics Technology Area Plan (TAP).

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WRIGHT LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Hunt, Wade T.

PDF Url : ADA299043

Report Date : AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The Avionics Technical Area Plan is the largest in the twelve Air Force Science and Technology programs. It describes the Avionics and Electronics exploratory and advanced development programs supporting all Air Force mission areas. The plan is divided into four thrust areas. The first thrust covers the area of Targeting and Attack Avionics which includes Radar and E-O Sensors, Automatic Target Recognition, and Fire Control. Thrust two covers Electronic Warfare, including Radar, C3, E-O and IR Countermeasures, Situation Awareness and Threat Alert, Multispectral Expendables, and Support Countermeasures. Thrust three covers System Avionics and includes Airborne Communications and Navigation, Signal and Data Processing, Embedded Software, Integrated Avionics, and Information Fusion. Thrust four, Electron Devices, covers Microelectronics, Microwaves, and Electro-Optics.

Descriptors :   *AVIONICS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA PROCESSING, ELECTRONIC WARFARE, LOGISTICS SUPPORT, AIR FORCE, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, ELECTROOPTICS, THREATS, OPERATIONAL READINESS, TARGET RECOGNITION, AIRBORNE, ATTACK, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, MICROWAVES, RADAR, NAVIGATION, MICROELECTRONICS, MILITARY APPLICATIONS, EMBEDDING, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, TARGETING, FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, AUTOMATIC, THRUST, COUNTERMEASURES, AWARENESS, EXPENDABLE, MULTISPECTRAL.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE