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Weapons Control & Targeting Systems. AIAA Aircraft Design Team 2 Eric Fuchs & Nancy Fung October 31, 2006 A/C Design Class. Weapons Control Link between aircraft and weapons Controls weapon release. Targeting Systems Sensor & radars used to locate target. Introduction.

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weapons control targeting systems

Weapons Control & Targeting Systems

AIAA Aircraft Design Team 2

Eric Fuchs & Nancy Fung

October 31, 2006

A/C Design Class

introduction
Weapons Control

Link between aircraft and weapons

Controls weapon release

Targeting Systems

Sensor & radars used to locate target

Introduction
stores management systems sms
Stores Management Systems (SMS)
  • Primary interface between aircraft and its weapons (stores)
  • Provides necessary power and control to safely release weapons
  • Tornado:
    • Weapon Programming Unit (WPU)
    • Weapon Control Panel (WCP-1)
    • Pilots Control Panel (WCP-2)
    • Pylon Decoder Unit (AAMU)
    • Intervallgerber (IVG)
    • Gun Electronic Unit (GEU)

http://www.smiths-aerospace.com/Products--/Images/Tornado%20Stores%20Management%20System.jpg

fire control radar lockheed martin
Fire Control Radar Lockheed Martin
  • Searches, detects, locates, classifies, and prioritize multiple moving targets
  • Target data (i.e., azimuth, elevation, range and velocity) automatically transferred to other platforms
  • Used by Apache AH-64D Attack Helicopter

http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/LONGBOW/images/pic-product-Longbow1.jpg

lantirn er lockheed martin low altitude navigation and targeting infrared for night extended range
LANTIRN ER Lockheed Martin(Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night Extended Range)
  • Day/night/under the weather capability
  • Altitudes from sea level to 40,000 ft
  • Navigation & Targeting Pod mounted beneath aircraft
  • Applications:
    • F-14, F-15E, F-16C/D

http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/LANTIRN/images/pic-product-lantirn.jpg

lantirn er lockheed martin low altitude navigation and targeting infrared for night extended range6
Navigation Pod (AN/AAQ-13)

Targeting Pod (AN/AAQ-14)

LANTIRN ER Lockheed Martin(Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night Extended Range)
lantirn er lockheed martin low altitude navigation and targeting infrared for night extended range7
LANTIRN ER Lockheed Martin(Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night Extended Range)

https://mfcbastion.external.lmco.com/mfc/videolibrary/LANTRIN-TargetPod.mpg

sniper xr lockheed martin
Sniper XRLockheed Martin
  • Electro-Optical Advanced targeting Pod (ATP)
  • Applications:
    • A-10, B-1, B-52, F-15E, F-16, F/A-18

http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/SNIPER/images/pic-product-sniper2.jpg

sniper xr lockheed martin9
Sniper XRLockheed Martin

https://mfcbastion.external.lmco.com/mfc/videolibrary/Sniper_XR.mpg

litening rafael armaments
Litening Rafael Armaments
  • Applications:
    • A-10, AMX, AV-8B, B-52, EF2000, F-4, F-5, F-16, F-15, F/A-18, Jaguar, JAS 39 Gripen, MiG-21, Mirage 2000, Su-27, Tornado
  • Currently Co-developed with Northrop Grumman

http://defense-update.com/images/litening-breakdown-lr.jpg

litening rafael armaments11
Litening Rafael Armaments

http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/image1.nsf/ae82f18a8e1b160b852568ba007e7e5e/332c685eef4fad9f852570fd0078078f/$FILE/060118-M-2789C-013-LITENING.jpg

in the future
In The Future…
  • ABL-IRSS
    • Airborne Laser Infrared Subsystem
  • AIRST
    • Advanced IR search and track
references
References
  • http://www.smiths-aerospace.com/Products--/Digital/Mission-and-Stores-Management-Systems/Stores---Weapon-Management-Systems/index.asp
  • http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/LONGBOW/product-LONGBOW.html
  • http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/LANTIRN/product-LANTIRN.html
  • http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/SNIPER/product-SNIPER_XR.html
  • http://defense-update.com/directory/litening.html
  • “Weapons Control & Targeting Systems.” Aviation Week and Space Technology. 16 Jan. 2006: 247-9.
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