Accession Number:

ADD010610

Title:

Alignment Transfer and Verification Scheme for a Portable Land Navigation System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-10-03

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for transferring alignment attitude from a land navigation system LNS mounted on a carrier vehicle to another structure such as a missile launcher or radar station. A pair of rods are provided on the portable element of the LNS and a pair of V-grooves are provided on the receiving structure and on its housing on the carrier vehicle so that when the portable element is removed from its housing on the carrier vehicle, it will be in accurate alignment in the housing of the launcher. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
  • Land and Riverine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE