Accession Number:

ADA214033

Title:

Boost Surveillance and Tracking System (BSTS), Environmental Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE ORGANIZATION WASHINGTON DC SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

The Strategic Defense Initiative Organization and its proponents plan to conduct DemonstrationValidation tests of the BSTS technology. These tests will demonstrate the ability of the technology to perform required tasks, and will validate a future decision on whether to proceed with Full-Scale Development. DemonstrationValidation tests would be conducted at the National Test Facility, Cape Canaveral Air Force StationEastern Test Range, and at contractor facilities. Test would include analyses, simulations, component assembly tests, and flight tests. This document addresses the potential environmental consequences of the DemonstrationValidation testing of the BSTS technology. Keywords Environmental impact Test facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Antimissile Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE