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Establishment Of System Design Requirements Of The DIVAD Visual Fire Control Optics
Author(s): Loren D. Felts
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Paper Abstract

The develoment of the specified optical system parameters is followed from initial constraints, recuirements, and scenarios. The process includes consulting with the optical designers, to keep the design practical and performing analyses, to define the system configuration, such as amortioning apertures and spectral bands. The fire control system consists, of two sighting systems, a search sensor called the Squad Leader's, Periscope and a tracking system with integral laser rangefinder called. the. Gunner's Sight. Both systems are stabilized and have a night vision capability.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 May 1982
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0330, Optical Systems Engineering II, (27 May 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.934264
Show Author Affiliations
Loren D. Felts, Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation DIVAD Division (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0330:
Optical Systems Engineering II
Paul R. Yoder Jr., Editor(s)

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