Accession Number : ADD006342

Title :   Missile System Using Laser Illuminator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Jennings,Walter B , Jr ; McKnight,William B ; Milton,Richard D

Report Date : 13 Mar 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discloses a system for intercepting a target with a missile having semi-active homing guidance. the target is discretely illuminated by a laser beam and the missile homes on the reflected illumination from the target. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Light homing, *Laser target designators, Manportable equipment, Surface to surface missiles, Surface to air missiles

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE