Accession Number:

ADD013560

Title:

Missile Decoy Radar Cross Section Enhancer.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 17 Oct 79, patented 13 Oct 87,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-10-13

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A decoy missile having the shape of a reentry vehicle and containing a pair of conically shaped dipole jacks in tandem, the jacks are shaped and spaced to provide a desired reflective cross section at a specific frequency, the rear cover plate of the decoy is constructed of radar absorbing material to aid in the enhancement process.

Subject Categories:

  • Countermeasures
  • Guided Missile Reentry Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE