Accession Number : ADD004095

Title :   Gimballed Active Optical System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Teppo,Edward A ; Haugen,Leonard R

Report Date : 17 May 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A gimballed active optical system for pointing and tracking having a laser beam output which coincides with the gimbal system instantaneous field-of-view over wide angles to produce an active laser seeker. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Laser tracking, *Laser beams, *Aiming, *Gimbals, Laser guidance, Active systems, Optical tracking, Homing devices

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE