Accession Number:

ADA066377

Title:

Dust/Debris Test Conducted at Fort Sill, Oklahoma by Dugway Proving Ground. Volume 1.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May-Sep 78.

Corporate Author:

ARMY DUGWAY PROVING GROUND UTAH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

271.0

Abstract:

This test program was conducted, at the request of PM Smoke, to characterize battlefield dustdebris at Fort Sill, Oklahoma during May 1978. Twenty trials involving 155 and 105 mm artillery shells and four trials involving vehicular movement were conducted. Data were collected using Dugway Proving Grounds electro-optical instrumentation, particle size analyzer, dust samplers, photographic methods along a single instrumented line of sight. The required visual, near, mid, far IR transmittance data, dust sampler data were collected. Estimates of extinction coefficients for Fort Sill dust are provided. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE