20130408 Survey, Met, UTAMS, and LCMR

Card Set Information

Author:
harmkenn
ID:
212169
Filename:
20130408 Survey, Met, UTAMS, and LCMR
Updated:
2013-04-10 16:07:57
Tags:
WOBC Class 08 13 Survey Met UTAMS LCMR
Folders:

Description:
WOBC Class 08 13 Survey, Met, UTAMS, and LCMR
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user harmkenn on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. What does IPADS stand for?
    Improved Position and Azimuth Determining System
  2. What are the limitations of IPADS?
    • 75km Radius
    • 221km total travel within the radius
    • Stop every 10mins for 5th order
    • Stop every 5 mins for 4th order
  3. What 4 types of met can the profiler produce?
    • Computer Met (most detail)
    • Target Area
    • Target Acquisition
    • Basic Wind Report
  4. What items are on a Computer Met?
    • Humidity
    • Pressure
    • Temperature
    • Wind Speed
    • Wind Direction
  5. Besides Computer Met, what other Met data does the profiler provide?
    • Cloud Height
    • Precipitation Type
    • Precipitation Rate
    • Visibility
  6. What Air Force Weather System is not allowed?
    IGRADS
  7. What distance is authorized for Profiler Met and what is its max distance?
    60km and 500km
  8. What is the most important met for the trajectory of a artillery round?
    Apogee
  9. Why is the survey MOS still important?
    To Achieve Common Grid and Direction for all weapon types.
  10. How long to Initialize the IPADS?
    10-20mins
  11. How often can the profiler recycle to achieve a new MET?
    30mins
  12. What does IPADS stand for?
    Improved Position and Azimuth Determining System
  13. What are the limitations of IPADS?
    • 75km Radius
    • 221km total travel within the radius
    • Stop every 10mins for 5th order
    • Stop every 5 mins for 4th order
  14. What 4 types of met can the profiler produce?
    • Computer Met (most detail)
    • Target Area
    • Target Acquisition
    • Basic Wind Report
  15. What items are on a Computer Met?
    • Humidity
    • Pressure
    • Temperature
    • Wind Speed
    • Wind Direction
  16. Besides Computer Met data, what other Met data does the profiler provide?
    • Cloud Height
    • Precipitation Type
    • Precipitation Rate
    • Visibility
  17. What Air Force Weather System is not allowed?
    IGRADS
  18. What distance is authorized for Profiler Met and what is its max distance?
    60km and 500km
  19. What is the most important met for the trajectory of a artillery round?
    Apogee
  20. Why is the survey MOS still important?
    To Achieve Common Grid and Direction for all weapon types.
  21. How long to Initialize the IPADS?
    10-20mins
  22. How often can the profile recycle to achieve a new MET?
    30mins
  23. Survey or MET's mission is to provide fire systems with what?
    Accurate and timely weather data, upper air and surface, up to 60 km out.
  24. What is the profiler?
    • MUAMDCPADS
    • Mobile upper air MET data collection,processing and dissemination system
  25. What is FA's survey primary means of establishing SCP's and directional control?
    IPADS
  26. FA is __ order accuracy and must start at __order control point
    5th, 4th
  27. What does the FA surveyor establish?
    4th or 5th order SCP's; directional control for emplacement of firing elements; target acquisition elements
  28. What does CPNU stand for?
    Compact Position Navigation Unit
  29. How many gyroscopes sensors does the IPADS CPNU have?
    Three
  30. How many accelerometer sensors does the IPADS CPNU have?
    Three
  31. 4th order:CEP? Altitude Error? Azimuth error?
    4 meters 2 meters .4 mils
  32. 5th order:CEP? Altitude Error? Azimuth error?
    7 meters 3 meters .4 mils
  33. What are some weaknesses of the UTAMS?
    Microphones are sensitive; system accuracy is highly dependent on installation; false hits/acqu; diff to align arrays; must have commercial power; no dedicated operators
  34. What are UTAMS ranges for rockets (107mm,132mm Katyusha Rockets)?
    10 km
  35. What are UTAMS ranges for mortars (60mm,82mm 122mm)?
    6 km
  36. What does UTAMS stand for?
    Unattended Transient Acoustic Masint Sensor
  37. What is the LCMR frequency Range?
    • LCMR (V1) 1250 MHz- 1350 MHz
    • LCMR (V2) 1215 MHz -1390 MHz
  38. Which Microphone is used to aligned the UTAMS?
    #2
  39. What is the Max distance for an LCMR?
    10km
  40. 3 Modes of operation for UTAMS:
    • Real time
    • Review
    • Playback
  41. Time to emplace the LCMR with and without the LM-270?
    35mins and 20mins
  42. What is the minimum search fence for an LCMR?
    1600mils
  43. Minimum distances between UTAMS?
    500m
  44. Minimum distances between LCMRs?
    1000m
  45. The LCMR can track how many aquisitions?
    20
  46. The report manager can report how many aquisitions?
    5

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview