Accession Number : AD1006035

Title :   46th Annual Gun and Missile Systems Conference and Exhibition

Descriptive Note : Conference Proceedings


Personal Author(s) : Broden,Dave ; Talley,Jim ; French,Steve ; Campagna,Sam ; Doherty,Allison ; Crowder,Taryn

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Report Date : 01 Sep 2011

Pagination or Media Count : 539

Abstract : Presented at 46th Annual Gun and Missile Systems Conference and Exhibition, Shaping Weapon Systems for Rapid Deployment: Development, Interoperability and Flexible Response, Miami, FL, August 29-September 1, 2011. The conference will provide a forum for discussing methods to enhance defense-related capabilities, not only through available technology, but also through development of personnel. A broad range of topics related to design and development of technology and training, and development of people in the gun and missile system industry will be presented. The full scope of gun and missile tactical weaponry and related components will be discussed including: direct/indirect/precision fire systems, tactical rockets and missiles, energetics, effectiveness, modeling and simulation, platform integration and emerging technologies. TOC: Ready or not? Using Readiness Levels to Reduce Risk on the Path to Production; Air and Missile Defense Overview; Close Air Support and Joint Operations; The Role of the Government Laboratory in Shaping Weapon Systems Development; An ARDEC Perspective; INDIRECT FIRES; EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES; DIRECT FIRES; ARMAMENT SUBSYSTEMS.

Descriptors :   Close Support , Joint military activities , Air defense , Missile Defense , ENERGETICS , DIRECT FIRES , PRECISIONGUIDED MUNITIONS

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE