Accession Number : ADA263125


Title :   Advanced Unmanned Search System (AUSS) Testbed. Search Demonstration Testing


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 87,


Corporate Author : NAVAL COMMAND CONTROL AND OCEAN SURVEILLANCE CENTER RDT AND E DIV SAN DIEGO CA


Personal Author(s) : Watson, J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a263125.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 34


Abstract : The results of a search demonstration conducted at the close of the Advanced Unmanned Search System (AUSS) FY 87 sea testing are detailed in this report. Operating in a supervisory-controlled mode and using immediate contact evaluation tactics, the AUSS testbed was successfully deployed. Lessons learned will significantly improve future sea testing and the next-generation system design.... AUSS, Acoustic tracking system, Acoustic transponder, Fish-cycle acoustic tracking, Side-looking sonar, Forward-looking sonar, Supervisory control.


Descriptors :   *ACOUSTIC DETECTION , *REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES , *SEARCH SONAR , CONTROL , TEST BEDS , HIGH RESOLUTION , UNMANNED , TARGET DETECTION , LOW RESOLUTION , SIDE LOOKING SONAR , DOPPLER SONAR , DOPPLER NAVIGATION , FORWARD LOOKING , SEA TESTING , ACOUSTIC TRACKING , TRANSPONDERS , FISHES , SONAR , UNDERWATER ACOUSTICS , OCEANS , NAVIGATION , LESSONS LEARNED , DEMONSTRATIONS


Subject Categories : Submarine Engineering
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE