Accession Number : ADA029237


Title :   The United States Air Force Eastern Test Range. Range Instrumentation Handbook


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE EASTERN TEST RANGE PATRICK AFB FL


Personal Author(s) : Cone, Bruce E


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a029237.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jul 1976


Pagination or Media Count : 175


Abstract : The Air Force Eastern Test Range (AFETR) extends from the eastern United States mainland through the south Atlantic Ocean area eastward into the Indian Ocean. It includes all stations, sites, ocean areas, and air space necessary to conduct missile and space vehicle test and development. This handbook describes the major instrumentation systems now operating, or being installed, on the ETR. The equipment and operation of each system is discussed briefly, and its location and accuracies given.


Descriptors :   *GUIDED MISSILE RANGES , *INSTRUMENTATION , COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS , COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS , DATA PROCESSING , DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS , GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT , GUIDED MISSILE SAFETY , GUIDED MISSILE TRACKING SYSTEMS , HANDBOOKS , IMPACT PREDICTION , OPTICS , RADAR , SHIPS , TELEMETER SYSTEMS


Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE