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LowCostGuidedImagingRocket
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TheLowCostGuidedImagingRocketwasaweaponssystemunderdevelopmentforthe
USNavyaspartof
[1]
ONR'sLowCostImagingT
erminalSeekerFNC. IttransitionedastheweaponusedintheMedusa
JointCapability
[2]
TechnologyDemonstration
withSouthKorea. Theprogramprovidedaprecisionguided2.75inch(70mm)
rocket
forusewithexisting
Hydra70systemsinservice,assuchithasmanysimilaritieswiththe
AdvancedPrecisionKill
WeaponSystemprogram.Theprincipaldif
ferencebetweenthesystemsisthatwhileAPKWSusesterminal
laser
homing,requiringthetar
gettobe'painted'untilimpact,LOGIRwouldguidetoapositionsuppliedbythelaunching
aircraft,using
imaginginfrared
intheterminalphasemakingitatrue
fireandforgetweapon.[1][3]Anotheradvantageof
LOGIRwasthatitwas"especiallyef
fectiveagainstswarmattacksbyenemieslikesmallboats,asthere
snoneedfor
[4]
ongoingguidance."

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Development
Specifications
References
Seealso
Externallinks

Development
[5]
SouthKorea'scontributionintheLOGIRprogramarethefollowing:

Electronicsforguidanceandcontrol
system(productiononly
,designbytheUSA)
Electronicsforcontrolactuationsystem(DSPandPWMinverterboard)
Assemblypartsforcontrolactuationsystem(CASframeandintegratedBLDCmotor)
Airframestructureandfins(canardfin,CASskin,seekerskin)
Cruciformtailfinsandnozzleassembly
Warheadandfuzeattachmentimprovement

Specifications
Diameter:70mm
Guidance:INSmidcourse/Imaginginfrared
terminal.
Motor:ExistingHydra70motors

References
1.LOGIRmovesastepclosertothefleet(http://www.navair.navy.mil/nawcwd/command/news/2010/2010_06_logir.ht
m)
2.APKWSII"HellfireJr
."HydraRocketsEnterSDDPhaseDID(http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/2006/04/apkws
iihellfirejrhydrarocketsentersddphase/index.php)
3.GuidedHydraRocketsandhellfiremissiles:ProgramHalts&NewEntriesDefenseIndustryDaily
(http://www.defen
seindustrydaily.com/2007/03/guidedhydrarocketsprogramhaltsnewentries/index.php)
4.APKWSII:LaserGuidedHydraRocketsinProductionAtLast(http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/apkwsiihellfire
jrhydrarocketsentersddphase02193/)
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5."ROKContributionforLOGIR"
.

Seealso
DirectAttackGuidedRocket
GuidedAdvancedTacticalRocketLaser
AdvancedPrecisionKillW
eaponSystem
RoketsanCirit

Externallinks
AirLaunched2.75InchRocketsDesignationSystems
(http://www.designationsystems.net/dusrm/app4/275in
rockets.html)
LowCostImagingT
erminalSeeker(LCITS)(video)
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kC4W1
1cVz3Q)
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