Accession Number : ADA324120

Title :   Precision Terminal Guidance for Munitions (Le Guidage Terminal Precis Pour Les Munitions).

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRAN CE)

PDF Url : ADA324120

Report Date : FEB 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 132

Abstract : This report summarises the deliberations of Working Group 02 of the Mission Systems Panel (originally Working Group 13 of the Guidance and Control Panel) of AGARD. The broad objectives of the Working Group were to review present and future terminal guidance technology in relation to NATO military needs. The report includes: a review of existing terminal guidance capabilities and shortcomings; an analysis of NATO military needs; reviews of relevant technology trends, user concerns and future capabilities; and a statement of conclusions and recommendations in respect of the potential to meet NATO needs and for NATO cooperation. Appendices provide basic definitions, plus background outline descriptions of terrain referenced navigation, countermeasures, and relative GPS (Global Positioning System).

Descriptors :   *TERMINAL GUIDANCE, NATO, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, TERRAIN, NAVIGATION, GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, MISSIONS, PRECISION, PATTERNS, SUBMUNITIONS, COUNTERMEASURES, COOPERATION, TECHNOLOGY FORECASTING.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE