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Originally posted by Tuatara
I've read that many people feel that by putting a GPS receiver/transmitter in the nose of a target Ballistic Missile is basically outrageous. Well here's something to think about, just occured to me.
When training a drug sniffing dog, use the real thing and train the dog to react a certain way. When training an interceptor missile do the same kind of thing AND collect all the data so that it can be replicated. Upon data analysis, you can improve your trajectory paths, speeds, angles etc etc. basically improve on the software mathematics calculations!
Since this is a 'Test' scenario, wouldn't you do the same thing?
And also wait for the weather to be clear so that optimal data collection would occur?
For those of you who think this is an incorrect/wrong assessment, please respond.
Tuataras Third Eye