Accession Number:

AD0270143

Title:

OPERATION GOLDEN RAM PHASE III, ADDENDUM B

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TRW SPACE TECHNOLOGY LABS LOS ANGELES CALIF

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Report Date:

1961-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The primary purpose of Phase III of the Golden Ram program was to prove under operational conditions the modified equipment and changed procedures that had been developed during Phases I and II. Some of the major goals of Phase III discussed include Evaluation of the weapon systems capability for detecting and correcting nonready conditions during first-readiness state and countdown Verification that a nonready condition would cause the launch sequence to be arrested Verification that the aerospace ground equipment would display the actual readiness of the weapon system throughout the entire missilereceipt-to-launch sequence Verification that instructions and training are explicit and compatible with operational manning concepts and the evaluation of the techniques and procedures used to prepare operating ground equipment for missile receipt and to prepare the missile for launch. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE