Textbook

 

 In this section you can find an overview of the table of contents for the second edition of the textbook, and also a detailed contents page. The book is published by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)  ISBN 978-1-60086-925-9.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           Chapters

PART 1:  BASIC TOOLS AND METHODS

1         Overview of Weaponeering and Weapon Effectiveness

2         Introduction to Statistical Methods

3         Weapon Trajectory

4         Delivery Accuracy Overview

5         Accuracy of Air Launched Unguided Weapons

6         Accuracy of Surface launched Unguided Weapons

7         Accuracy of GPS/INS Guided Munitions

8         Vulnerability Assessment Introductory Methods

9         Vulnerability Assessment Advanced Methods

10       Basic Effectiveness Calculations

PART 2:  INTRODUCTORY AIR-TO-SURFACE WEAPONEERING

11      Single Weapons Against Unitary Targets

12      Single Weapons Against an Area of Targets

13      Stick Deliveries

14      Projectiles

15      Cluster Munitions

16      Weaponeering for Specific Targets using Effectiveness Indices

PART 3:  INTRODUCTORY SURFACE-TO-SURFACE WEAPONEERING

17        Indirect Fire: Artillery and Mortar Systems

18        Direct Fire: Infantry, Vehicles and Small Boats

19        Mines

PART 4:  ADVANCED WEAPONEERING

20      Historical Review of Weapon Effectiveness Methods

21        Personnel Targets

22        Advanced trajectory methods

23        Ground Penetration

24        Air blast

25        Tunnel targets

26        Cratering

27        Above ground buildings and bunkers

28        Non-homogeneous targets

29        Bridge targets

30        Collateral damage

31        Anti-Air Weaponeering

      32     Target Acquisition