Accession Number:

ADD013117

Title:

Marksmanship Training System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 18 Sep 78, patented 23 Sep 80,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-09-23

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A marksmanship training system is disclosed a comprising a viewing screen upon which a scenic picture having a predetermined target included therein is projected by a combination motion picture projector and film. A plurality of simulated rifles shoot laser light shots of different colors, respectively, at the target located within the image of said projected motion picture scene. A like plurality of receiver channels respond to the colors of said laser shots respectively, and as a result of being properly synchronized with said projector and film, determine and indicate the number of target hits for any given number of shots. A color television camera and video tape recorder monitor training exercises, and a video tape player permits the playback thereof for additional training purposes. Optionally, a suitable sound system may be used in conjunction with the aforesaid projector and film combination, so as to provide a more realistic training environment for the marksmen while they are shooting at the aforementioned viewing screen with said simulated rifles.

Subject Categories:

  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Photography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE