Accession Number : ADD009131

Title :   Missile Azimuth Aiming Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : White,Harold V

Report Date : 23 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Apparatus for fast, accurate aiming of a missile from a launch vehicle. The apparatus permits fast accurate aiming of a missile inertial measurement unit for cases in which the inertial measurement unit does not possess required performance capability for self-aiming. The apparatus involves no optical link and is not expended with the missile. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Inertial measurement units, *Aiming, Azimuth, Accuracy, Gyro compasses, Strapped down systems, Quick reaction, Guided missile launchers

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE