Temperature-Altitude Tests for Missile System and Missile Subsystem
ARMY WHITE SANDS TEST CENTER WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NEW MEXICO SURVIVABILITY VULNERABILITY AND ASSESSMENT DIRECTORATE (SVAD)
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This TOP provides guidance for determining the ability of equipment under test the test item to operate and the ability of the equipment materiel to withstand exposure to various temperature-altitude environments andor withstand rapid pressure changes. The tests described herein include the probable extreme temperature-altitude conditions to which a missile system may be exposed. In addition, these tests will permit determination of materiel degradation, if any. The range of environmental conditions is not limited to those of the intended tactical emplacement of the equipment, but includes those which might be encountered during the items life cycle including transportation and storage without protective packaging.
- Guided Missiles