TERCOM


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TERCOM

[′tər‚käm]
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The warhead is believed to be conventional and weighs 315 to 450 kg while the navigation suite would involve inertial, GPS and Tercom systems.
SIN AL-FIL: The Association for Lebanese Organic Agriculture (ALOA) held a conference on organic crops in Lebanon in Sin al-Fil on Thursday, partnering with UCODEP, TerCom, the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (MAI Bari) and a collection of European NGOs in an effort to integrate institutional and community organic policies and raise general awareness of the field.
"Honestly, organics is a niche market," said Marco Curzel, the project manager for TerCom, but he added that with organization and education "mature consumers" will recognize the benefits.
Until the late 1980s, accurate LACMs required sophisticated guidance and navigation technologies--stand-alone, accurate, and complex INS, TERCOM, and DSMAC--controlled through Missile Technology Control Regime auspices and thus available to only a few countries such as the United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union, and France.
Effectively an upgraded Tercom, Ptan is based on 3-D mapping produced by synthetic aperture radar imaging from Nasa's Shuttle.
features a terrain contour-matching (TERCOM) system that compares continuously sensed elevation data with information stored in its on-board computer to guide the missile during its extremely long flights.
PHOTO : the latter case, they could be used in missiles for TERCOM navigation.
Equipped with moderncruise missile technology of Terrain Contour Matching (TERCOM) and DigitalScene Matching and Area Co-relation (DSMAC), it can carry both nuclear and conventional warheads.
The army said: "It also incorporates the most modern cruise missile technology of Terrain Contour Matching (TERCOM) and Digital Scene Matching and Area Co-relation (DSMAC), which enhances its precision and effectiveness manifolds."
In other terms, the missile flies along a predetermined route and, at regular intervals, its TERCOM (TERrain COntour Matching) system compares the area actually overflown with a matrix of the terrain contours entered before launch to correct possible deviations.
The army said: "It also incorporates the most modern cruise missile technology of Terrain Contour Matching (TERCOM) and Digital Scene Matching and Area Co-relation (DSMAC), which enhances its precision and effectiveness manifolds." The test will consolidate Pakistan's strategic deterrence capability, and further strengthen national security.
According to ISPR here, it also incorporates the most modern cruise missile technology of Terrain Contour Matching (TERCOM) and Digital Scene Matching and Area Co-relation (DSMAC), which enhances its precision and effectiveness manifolds.