Accession Number : ADA331524

Title :   Technical Evaluation of the simulator, Flare SM-875A/ALE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS SUPPORT CENTER CRANE IN ORDNANCE ENGINEERING DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Lueking, James R.

PDF Url : ADA331524

Report Date : JUL 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : This report covers the Technical Evaluation of the Simulator, Flare SM-875A1ALE. The design and development of the Simulator was completed and the Technical Evaluation Test Program is hereby reported with conclusions and recommendations for production and service of this Simulator for Decoy Flares. The use of these low cost simulators should result in considerable savings to the fleet during aircraft crew training. The Technical Evaluation Test Program provides assurance of the safety and reliability of the Simulator and a recommendation for release to production. This product improvement uses more plastic parts including a biodegradable candle housing.

Descriptors :   *SIMULATORS, *DECOYS, *FLARES, TEST AND EVALUATION, AIRCRAFT, PRODUCTION, TRAINING, LOW COSTS, RELIABILITY, CREWS, SAFETY, RELEASE, PLASTICS, SAVINGS.

Subject Categories : Optical Countermeasures
      Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE