Accession Number : ADA313302

Title :   Application of Error Compensation Technology of Inertial Instruments in Improvement of Strategic Ballistic Missile Accuracy.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Zhenqian, Zhu

PDF Url : ADA313302

Report Date : 19 AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : This paper presents the classification of inertial instrument primary error sources in ballistic missiles, their effect on accuracy and various methods of error compensation and their individual advantages or shortcomings. Methods used in the United States for intercontinental ballistic missiles are also introduced. Finally, several inertial instrument error compensation schemes are analyzed.

Descriptors :   *GUIDED MISSILES, *ACCURACY, *STRATEGIC WEAPONS, *INERTIAL GUIDANCE, UNITED STATES, ERRORS, INSTRUMENTATION, TRANSLATIONS, COMPENSATION, TERMINAL GUIDANCE, CHINA.

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Traj, Accuracy and Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE