Accession Number:

ADA048348

Title:

Status of the Laser Automated Missile Position and Attitude Measurement System

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL TECHNOLOGY LAB

Report Date:

1977-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The Laser Automated Missile Position and Attitude Measurement system is a laser technique for automated, missile position, and attitude measurement on test ranges. During the past three years, the concept has been investigated and refined using experimental and analytical techniques. This report will describe the attitude measurement concept, present the results of laboratory and field tests, and summarize the status of hardware currently being fabricated by GTE Sylvania.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE