Accession Number:

ADA109684

Title:

Defense Suppression. Volume III. Appendix B. Air Defense Assessment Model (ADAM)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 May 78-1 May 79

Corporate Author:

R AND D ASSOCIATES MARINA DEL REY CA

Report Date:

1979-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

73.0

Abstract:

Appendix B describes RDAs Air Defense Assessment Model ADAM which was used in the study to determine a baseline attrition rate for close air support and battlefield interdiction missions and to estimate the effects of ground-based jamming on this attrition rate. Parameters used in the model are defined and their roles are discussed. Specific values of the parameters for Soviet systems may be found in Appendix A. The models unique treatment of line-of-sight visibility as affected by typical terrain in the region of interest is described in detail.

Subject Categories:

  • Antiaircraft Defense Systems
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE