Accession Number : ADA616009


Title :   Testing of Hand-Held Mine Detection Systems


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : YUMA TEST CENTER YUMA PROVING GROUND AZ MUNITIONS AND WEAPONS DIV


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a616009.pdf


Report Date : 08 Jan 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 109


Abstract : The purpose of this TOP is to provide the tester standardized testing methodologies and procedures to assess dismounted handheld detection systems in order to ensure overall safety, performance, and reliability of the system. It describes activities necessary to ensure safety is designed into the system under test, and to verify detection performance meets system requirements (such as, to detect landmines, improvised explosive devices and their components, as well as, ammunition cache and/or unexploded ordnance).


Descriptors :   *ORDNANCE LOCATORS , DETECTION , GROUND PENETRATING RADAR , HAND HELD , IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICES , LAND MINES , TEST METHODS


Subject Categories : Land Mine Warfare
      Magnetic & Electric Fld Detection & Detectors
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE