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38th Annual Gun, Ammunition, and Missiles Symposium

24-27 March 2003 
Table of Contents

Tuesday, March 25, 2003

OSD Keynote by Mr. Anthony Melita

U.S. DoD Insensitive Munitions Program by Mr. Anthony Melita

Insensitive Munitions, Evolving Technology to Meet Emerging Threats by Mr. Danny Brunson

Guns and Ammunition, Missiles and Guns and Ammunition, Missiles and Rockets by Mr. Dave Broden

Armament Division Strategic Discussion Topics Armament Division Strategic Discussion Topics by Mr. Dave Broden

TMAS Vision

5-Inch Shotgun Projectile (KE-ET) by Mr. Luke Steelman

Development of an Ultrasonic Inspection System for the 120MM Case Base by Mr. Art Skeates

FCS Multi-Role FCS Multi-Role Armament and Ammunition ATD Armament and Ammunition ATD (MRAAS) (MRAAS) Guns & Ammunition Symposium Guns & Ammunition Symposium by Mr. Charlie Cording

Long Range Conventional Artillery Ammunition by Mr. David Pride

Wednesday, March 26, 2003

Shipboard Magazine Temperatures by Ms. Susan Peters, Mr. John P. Norton, and Mr. Jason R. Budd

25/40mm AirBurst Simulator / Trainer Technology by Mr. Mike Dillon and Mr. Don Dillard

Physics Based Modeling of Recoil Dynamics for Light Vehicle Mounted Cannons by Dr. David Rutledge

Performance of Kinetic Energy Projectile - Numerical and Experimental Study by Mr. Moshe Arad

New Army XM1002 TPMP-T Cartridge Design New Army XM1002 TPMP-T Cartridge Design Performance Assessment and Selection Performance Assessment and Selection Process by Mr. Roger Peterson and Mr. John Kostka

Projectile Kinetic Energy Reduction System Development by Rapid Prototyping by Mr. Thomas C. Welty

Infraed Tracer for Ammunition by Mr. Guy Henry

The Fabrication of Functionally Graded Energetic Materials Using Twin_Screw Extrusion by Mr. Frederick Gallant and Hugh A. Bruck

Moisture Resistant Black Powder Substitute and Its Application as Center-Perforated Pellets in Mortar Ignition Cartridges by Mr. Gary Chen and Mr. Reed Blau

Eliminating Propellant Bag Deteriorization for M67 Propellant Charge by Ms. Adriana Eng

Adaption of an M67 Recoilless Rifle to Fire Water Slugs by Mr. david C. Smith

40MM MK19 Non-Lethal Munition by Mr. Frank Dindle

Investigation into Penetration Performance of the M789 HEDP Cartridge by Mr. Jim Roth and Mr. Richard Schrum

Medium Caliber Laser Ignition by Mr. John Hirlinger

Non-Leth Requirements for Naval Forces by Mr. Andrew Bradick

ALACV Program Status by Mr. Gary Moshier

Air Bursting Ammunition Technology by Mr. John Timmerman and Mr. Bob Becker

Propelling System for Super 40mm ALACV AirBurst Munition by Mr. Don Dillard

Air Burst for 40MM x 53 Automatic Grenade Launchers by Mr. Pierre Freymond and Mr. Allan Buckley

Presentation of the Presentation of the BOFORS 3P and OFORS 3P and System System Concept by Mr. Michael boren

Thursday, March 27, 2003

The RAPID AIRBORNE MINE CLEARANCE SYSTEM (RAMICS) Approach to Entering Flight Test by Mr. Alan Jenkins

RAMICS by Mr. Thomas K. Harkins

Organizational Climate FCS Multi-role Armament and Ammunition ATD Secondary Armament System for FCS by Mr. Richard Ceikurs

M230 LF Chain Gun Development by Mr. James Lamb

Metal Storm, Very-Close in Ship Defense (VCSD)

ONR Advanced Gun Barrel Technologies Program by Mr. David Heim

Panel Discussion: Integrating Gun Systems and Missiles for Complementary Capability

Guns, Missiles, and Guns, Missiles, and Munitions by Col. Michael Beasock

Missiles & Guns An FCS Perspective by Dr. Ingo W. May

Verifying Performance of Thermobaric Materials for Small to Medium Caliber Rocket Warheads by Mr. Chris Ludwig

Advanced Propulsion Concepts for the HYDRA-70 Rocket System by Mr. Eric J Hawley

MK 66 Rocket Motor/Helicopter Compatability Program by Mr. Eric J. Hawley

Smart Munition / Advanced Rocket (SMARt) Launcher by Mr. Kenneth B. Johnson and Mr. Chris Melkonian

Exploring the Possibilities Exploring the Possibilities of a Naval of a Naval Electromagnetic Rail Gun Electromagnetic Rail Gun by Mr. Roger Ellis

CTA International

PEO Ammunition

Low Cost Course Correction (LC3) For Mortars Information Briefing by Mr. Philip J. Magnotti, Mr. Jim Terhune, and Mr. George Barnych

MRAAS CTA MP Cartridge Pressure Wave Mitigation Effort MRAAS CTA MP Cartridge Pressure Wave Mitigation Effort by Mr. Sam Lafontaine adn Mr. Sam Manole

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