Accession Number:

AD0919796

Title:

Drone Control and Data Retrieval System (DCDRS). Preliminary Design Study Final Report. Volume II. System Design. Part IX. Launch and Recovery Subsystem Design Description.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 6 Mar-6 Oct 73,

Corporate Author:

HUGHES AIRCRAFT CO FULLERTON CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

89.0

Abstract:

Because of the variety of RPV types and operational applications a family of DCDRS launch and recovery systems are recommended, to provide capacity and control capability for the following categories of operations High-rate, high-wing loading low-rate, low-wing-loading quick-reaction, very-long-range strike and fixed base or CONUS type launch.

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft
  • Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE