Accession Number:

ADA051225

Title:

Night Vision Sight, Infrared AN/TAS-3.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

PHILIPS AUDIO VIDEO SYSTEMS CORP MAHWAH NJ GOVERNMENT SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-08-30

Pagination or Media Count:

171.0

Abstract:

This report describes the effort expended in the design, development, fabrication and testing of a lightweight battery powered passive infrared imaging system, designated Night Vision Sight, Infrared ANTAS-3. The ANTAS-3 was designed to be integrated with and deployed with the Guided Missile Surface Attack, SM47 Medium Anti-tankAssault Weapon DRAGON System. The ANTAS-3 enables the DRAGON gunner to search, detect, recognize and aim at targets during the hours of darkness and to accurately track the target during the flight of the DRAGON missile.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface-Launched Guided Missiles
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE