Accession Number:

ADA009280

Title:

A Qualitative Maintainability Study of the Range-Only-Radar for the Vulcan Air Defense System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TEX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

92.0

Abstract:

The paper contains the results of a qualitative maintainability study on the Vulcan Air Defense Range-Only Radar, the ANVPS-2, and is oriented toward the organizational level of repair. Included in the report is a discussion of the current operational readiness improvement program of the radar. A description of the system and its history provide the reader with an understanding of why the ANVPS-2 is experiencing reliability-maintainability problems. Two maintainability areas related to the radar are stressed 1 Hardware Design Evaluation, and 2 Personnel and Training. Recommendations, related costs, and impact on operational readiness are given as appropriate.

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE