Gun Fire Control

Some articles on gun fire, guns, fire, fire control, control, gun fire control, gun:

Ship Gun Fire-control System
... Ship gun fire-control systems (GFCS) enable remote and automatic targeting of guns against ships, aircraft, and shore targets, with or without the aid of radar or optical sighting ... or larger (but not destroyer escorts or escort carriers) employed GFCS for 5 inch and larger guns, up to battleships such as the USS Iowa ... After the 1950s, GFCSs were integrated with missile fire-control systems and other ship sensors ...
Fire - Restoration
... Different restoration methods and measures are used depending on the type of fire damage that occurred ... Fire damage can be performed by property management teams, building maintenance personnel, or by the homeowners themselves however, contacting a certified professional fire damage restoration specialist is often ... Most are usually listed under "Fire and Water Restoration" and they can help speed repairs, whether for individual homeowners or for the largest of institutions ...
X-Fire (game Show)
... X-Fire (pronounced 'Cross-fire'), was a paintball-based TV gameshow, aired on Channel 4 in the UK and presented by Ed Hall ...
Fire-control System - Naval Fire Control
... The situation for naval fire control was more complex because of the need to control the firing of several guns at once ... In naval engagements both the firing guns and target are moving, and the variables are compounded by the greater distances and times involved ... Naval gun fire control potentially involves three levels of complexity ...
Ship Gun Fire-control System - US Navy Systems - MK 68 Gun Fire Control System (GFCS)
... The gun director was mounted in a large yoke, and the whole director was stabilized in crosslevel (the yoke's pivot axis). 1/1A computations for the stabilizing component of gun orders had to be approximations, they were theoretically exact in the Mk ... of the computer was based on a re-thinking of the fire control problem it was regarded quite differently ...

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