Accession Number : ADA267139


Title :   Non-Lethal Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)


Descriptive Note : Test Operations Procedure (Final)


Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONIC PROVING GROUND FORT HUACHUCA AZ


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267139.pdf


Report Date : 15 Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 41


Abstract : This TOP describes testing methods for determining the technical characteristics of Non-Lethal Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). It provides a general description of facilities, instrumentation, and tasks required. It also specifies the documentation required including safety, environmental, and frequency authorization documentation. In details methodology for measuring Center of Gravity, developing flight profiles, performing flight tests, and performing transportability tests. This TOP discusses in general Electromagnetic Environmental, Manpower Integration/Reliability, Availability, Maintainability (MANPRINT/RAM), and Aural/Visual/Acoustic testing.... UAVs, Flight, Terminal, Payload, FLIR, Infrared.


Descriptors :   *REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES , TEST AND EVALUATION , FREQUENCY , FLIGHT TESTING , METHODOLOGY , CENTER OF GRAVITY , PAYLOAD , FORWARD LOOKING INFRARED SYSTEMS , FACILITIES , MAINTAINABILITY , RELIABILITY , AVAILABILITY , PROFILES , MANPOWER , INTEGRATION , UNMANNED , SAFETY , INSTRUMENTATION , TERMINALS , ELECTROMAGNETIC ENVIRONMENTS , GRAVITY , ACOUSTICS


Subject Categories : Pilotless Aircraft


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE