Adding mid-course satellite navigation facilitates trajectory shaping, limits the time that target illumination is needed, and provides semi-precise delivery in the event that terminal homing is lost.
What does TH stand for?
TH stands for Terminal Homing
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 31 other meanings of TH in our Acronym Attic
- Technische Hochschule (German: University on Engineering)
- Technological Hazards (US FEMA)
- Tee Hee
- Teen Help
- Tekniska Högskolan (Helsinki University of Technology)
- Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA; newspaper)
- Telemetry Head
- Temporary Housing
- Terapeutas Holísticos (Portuguese: Holistic Therapists)
- Terminal Handler
Samples in periodicals archive:
Upon release, a midcourse navigation trajectory is executed with transition to terminal homing taking place in the final flight stage, using a combination of GPS and SAL guidance.
SPY-5's mission capabilities include low-altitude horizon search; focused volume search; surface search; missile and surface gunfire control; simultaneous threat illumination; and missile midcourse guidance and terminal homing -- capabilities previously only achievable through multiple radar solutions.
The majority of anti-ship missiles employ inertial (recently plus satellite) mid-course guidance with active-radar terminal homing.
The EFOGM system uses an imaging sensor in the missile for target acquisition and terminal homing.
Its precision SPY-1 radar and integrated command and controls system seamlessly guides the interceptor and uplinks target track information to the missile for terminal homing.
For the Royal Norwegian Navy Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace is developing a guidance and control package for 70 mm rockets that combines GPS mid-course navigation and laser terminal homing.
The EFOG-M system uses an imaging sensor in the missile for target acquisition and terminal homing.