Accession Number:

ADD007974

Title:

Active Optical Tracking System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-11-04

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

An active optical tracking system for air-to-air type missiles of relatively small dimensions having a pulsed laser transmitter operating through a gimbaled mirror system and a reflection receiving system connected to the guidance and control unit of the missile to direct it to a target is disclosed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Air- and Space-Launched Guided Missiles
  • Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE