Accession Number:

AD0783052

Title:

Atmospheric Properties and Their Effect on Target Acquisition Under Flare Illumination,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AMMUNITION DEPOT CRANE IND

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-05-09

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

The atmospheric parameters of wind speed, ceilings, and surface visibilities are defined for various parts of Europe. Analyses are performed to determine their effect on target acquisition under flare illumination. It was determined that adverse weather conditions can degrade the usefulness of flares quite significantly. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE