Accession Number:

AD0683143

Title:

APPLICATIONS OF INFRARED TECHNIQUES IN MODERN AVIATION,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-11

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The author relates the application of infrared technology in guided missiles control guidance system, its use as aiming devices, in photographing the earth from artificial earth satellites, in detecting remote rockets, etc. Due to its many particular and superior characteristics, as well as certain advantages over radar, it is anticipated more extensive applications in aviation can be foreseen in the near future. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Air- and Space-Launched Guided Missiles
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Space Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE