Accession Number:

ADA169682

Title:

Required Operational Capability (ROC) Number INS 211.3.1 for the Medium Assault/Antitank Weapon (MAAW) M47 Dragon.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MARINE CORPS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

A product improvement program PIP of the current M47 Dragon system is required to provide a viable Medium AssaultAnti Tank Weapon MAAW capability until the projected fielding of a follow-on system in the mid-1990s. Improvement of the present system is needed in the following areas 1 Warhead for increased penetration 2 Tracker for increased countermeasure protection, daynight capability, increased hit probability, and reduced training requirements and 3 Missile improvements including, but not limited, acquisition at longer ranges and decreased time of flight to maximum range.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface-Launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE