Accession Number:

ADA135619

Title:

Introduction to Precision Guided Munitions, A Handbook Providing Tutorial Information and Data on Precision Guided Munitions (PGM). Volume 1. Tutorial. Revision

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

TACTICAL WEAPONS GUIDANCE AND CONTROL INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER CHICAGO IL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

157.0

Abstract:

This volume contains general tutorial information on smart weapons precision guided munitions and guided missiles, how they work, what goes into their design, and their future trends. The material is intended to provide an overview of the technology involved in the design and operation of precision guided munitions for the non-technical reader. The various types of guidance are explained and the major components of a guided missile are discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missiles
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE