Accession Number:

ADA263333

Title:

Advanced Unmanned Search System (AUSS) Testbed. FY 1987 Development Testing

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL COMMAND CONTROL AND OCEAN SURVEILLANCE CENTER RDT AND E DIV SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

91.0

Abstract:

In FY 1987, tests were conducted with the Advanced Unmanned Search System AUSS vehicle to define and solve technical and performance-risk areas. This report describes these FY 1987 AUSS sea tests, including the modifications and improvements, made to collect data needed to support the next-generation system design. This report covers the most critical risk areas that were encountered in the FY 1987 sea tests. The areas covered included acoustic link, acoustic tracking, vehicle navigation, vehicle control, obstacle avoidance, search sensors, and system computers.

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering
  • Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE