Accession Number:

AD0827974

Title:

TEST PLANNING FOR IN-PLACE HARDNESS DEMONSTRATION. VOLUME 1. STUDY REPORT SUMMARY

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jun 1967,31 Jan 1968

Corporate Author:

TRW SYSTEMS GROUP REDONDO BEACH CA REDONDO BEACH United States

Report Date:

1968-02-15

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

This study has developed a test program plan for demonstrating the in-place hardness of an advanced ballistic missile weapon system. A test requirements analysis methodology was devised, utilizing a systems approach, to examine a WS-120A system baseline design with respect to a given weapons effect environment criteria, define the testing required to assure hardness of each system element, trade off applicable simulation techniques, and recommend a series of test concepts. These concepts were then logically combined into efficient and cost-effective in-place hardness demonstration test programs for the launch facility and launch control facility.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE