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Title: Protecting the Protectors

Abstract

Program Manager Kurt Silvers helped protect the safety of U.S. troops who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan. PNNL researchers developed technology that monitored the battle-readiness of Hellfire II missiles onboard Army Apache helicopters. The technology continually monitors factors like vibration and temperature, providing key data when making decisions to deploy or retire weapons.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1363811
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; PNNL; HEALTH MONITOR SYSTEM; ENVIRONMENTAL PARAMETERS; REAL-TIME DATA; APACHE HELICOPTERS; HELLFIRE II MISSILES

Citation Formats

Silvers, Kurt. Protecting the Protectors. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Silvers, Kurt. Protecting the Protectors. United States.
Silvers, Kurt. Mon . "Protecting the Protectors". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1363811.
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year = {Mon May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
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