Accession Number:

ADA346405

Title:

Modeling and Simulation of the SWORD Tactical Missile Defense System

Descriptive Note:

Technical assessment

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE MODELING SIMULATION AND TACTICAL TECHNOLOGY INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER HUNTSVILLE AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This document provides a technical assessment of the SWORD Short range missile defense With Optimized Radar Distribution tactical missile defense weapon system. The SWORD system is aimed at providing needed point defense for high value assets, politicalcivilian areas, and forward area forces. A description of the SWORD system is given along with the mathematical modeling and preliminary computer simulation results using the Extended Air Defense Simulation - EADSIM that characterize its angular tracking accuracy and system level effectiveness against saturation attacks by low cost threats that are recent additions to the Air Defense Artillery ADA mission area responsibility.

Subject Categories:

  • Antimissile Defense Systems
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE