Accession Number : ADA258201
Title : Plume: Instructions for Use and Description of a Missile Plume Visibility Program,
Corporate Author : NAVAL AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB PENSACOLA FL
Personal Author(s) : Cushman, W. B. ; Marsh, J. S. ; Shamma, S. E. ; Schallhorn, S.
Report Date : JAN 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 48
Abstract : A computer program to demonstrate the ballistics and visual geometry of an air-to-air missile as it is launched against the observer has been developed. This program calculates the probability of visual detection for various mission scenarios as entered by the user. This manual provides detailed instruction for the user and also describes the logic used to develop the program. Air-to-air missiles, Visual detection, Computer program.
Descriptors : *COMPUTER PROGRAMS , *AIR TO AIR MISSILES , *EXHAUST PLUMES , SCENARIOS , OBSERVERS , DETECTION , OPTICAL DETECTION , COMPUTERS , PROBABILITY , MISSIONS , VISIBILITY , GEOMETRY , INSTRUCTIONS , LOGIC , BALLISTICS.
Subject Categories : COMPUTER PROGRAMMING AND SOFTWARE
AIR- AND SPACE LAUNCHED GUIDED MISSILES
COMBUSTION AND IGNITION
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE