Accession Number:

ADA063571

Title:

Nuclear Effects of Army Materiel (Blast). Test Operations Procedure

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-11-09

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This report provides procedures for performing nuclear weapon blast effects tests on Army weapon systems and combat support materiel. It also discusses types of blast facilities used to simulate the nuclear weapon blast environment. Test procedures, safety, and instrumentation are covered. It applies to vehicles land, amphibious, tracked, wheeled, missile systems, self-propelled or towed guns, and electronic equipment.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE