Accession Number:

ADA589714

Title:

Active Protection System (APS) Common Architecture Industry Overview

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

ARMY TANK AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-08-21

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Armor combined with an Active Protection System APS will provide the most efficient system level protection for space, weight, and performance Army and industry have made significant investments into APS point designs none have been fielded by the US because of cost, reliability, and integration challenges Common Architecture CA for APS will allow commonality across the vehicle fleet, tailored systems to meet PM needs, and facilitate transition.

Subject Categories:

  • Defense Systems
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE