Accession Number:

ADA270064

Title:

MAS Bulletin. Bofors Presented at the Bofors Effect Symposium 90

Descriptive Note:

Military applications summary bulletin

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH EUROPEAN OFFICE FPO NEW YORK 09510

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-02-11

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

AB Bofors of Nobel Industries in Sweden held a warhead effect symposium on September 24-28, 1990, in Karklskoga, Sweden.The primary purpose was to highlight the methods used for calculating the effect of proximity-fuzed ammunition on aerial targets and the modeling and vulnerability description of aerial targets and components. Bofors has carried out several tests on real targets and the results were revealed for the first time at the symposium. Approximately 60 persons from 15 countries attended the symposium. Live firings at a simulated antiship missile at the Bofors proving ground was included in the program

Subject Categories:

  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE