RECORD GROUP 344
RECORD OF NAVAL SHIP SYSTEMS COMMAND

"ITEM S-11" Ship Preliminary Design History and Data Files, 1908-66

Creator: Ship Concept Design Division. Naval Ship Engineering Center.

Series: Records Relating to Integrated Command, Control and Communications Equipment for Submarines Planned for Fiscal Year 1969, 1961-1967

Entry P 1 (formerly Record Group 19, Entry UD 1021-AB).

FRC Transfer 69A2424. Declassification Project NND 974382. ARC ID 1170420.

Boxes 1-4. (3 Letter Archives Box, Standard; 1 Letter Archives Box, Narrow)

Location: 470/81/33/00.

Arrangement: Arranged by subject, roughly in chronological order.

Scope & Content: This series primarily consists of contractor proposals and technical reports relating to the development of advanced electronic command, control and communications (C3) equipment for nuclear-powered auxiliary submarines (AGSSN) projected to be implemented during fiscal year 1969. Most of these reports were submitted by the Electric Boat Division of General Electric Corporation and the Arma Division of American Bosch Arma Corporation. The series also includes a small amount of correspondence, memorandums, charts, plans, and related documentation.

NOTE: Published material found in this series may be subject to copyright restrictions.  Researchers should contact the publisher for further information.

Box 1:

[Chart of Estimated Schedule for Work Study of AGSSN (Nuclear-Powered Auxiliary Submarine), Undated]

[Coordinated Ship Electronic Design Report Distribution, 9 September 1961]

ITT [International Telephone and Telegraph] Final Engineering Report - Antenna Systems, Coordinated Ship Electronic Design, Phase I, 19 April-15 September 1961

CS/ED [Coordinated Ship Electronic Design] Weapon Control System, D. Hackett, 3 August 1961

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Ship Control XIII SQUIRE [Submarine Quickened Response], August 1961

Electric Boat CS/ED [Coordinated Ship Electronic Design] Ship Design Interim Report, 19 September 1961

Electric Boat CS/ED [Coordinated Ship Electronic Design] Ship Design Interim Report Addendum II - General Operations - Secondary Surveillance System Operational Analysis, 19 September 1961

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Mathematical Concepts of the Automatic Statistical Processing Fire Control Computer (U), October 1961

Electric Boat CS/ED [Coordinated Ship Electronic Design] Ship Design Scheme 3 Arrangement Study Final Report, November 1961

[Electric Boat Drawing 1420-57, Preliminary Arrangement Study, Coordinated Ship Electronic Design Single Level Package, Undated]

Box 2:

Electric Boat Phase I Final Report, Vol. V, Ship Design and Control, December 1961

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Digital Simulation of a Conformal Dimus Sonar System, Phase II, 18 April 1962

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Synthesis of a Control System for Automatic Maneuvering of Submarines, 13 June 1962

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Submarine Range-Rate Navigation with Artificial Satellites, 13 July 1962

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Progress Brochure - Phase V (U), October 1962

Sanders Associates Submarine Communication Questionnaire Booklet, January 1965

Planning Research Corporation Report - Submarine Data Processing Applications and Current State-of-the-Art Capabilities, 1 December 1965

Box 3:

RCA Service Company Report - AGSSN Escort Operations Command Control Electronic Systems Design Requirements, 21 February 1966

Sanders Associates Report on RCA Service Company "AGSSN Escort Operations Command Control Electronic Systems Design Requirements Study Report," March 1966

Electric Boat 1964-1965 Submarine System Integration Progress Brochure, 18 April 1966

NUS Corporation Unsolicited Proposal to Provide Engineering Services Related to Command and Control of AGSSN, 4 May 1966

RCA Service Company Report - Commanding Officer's Tactical Display Study AGSSN (U), 30 June 1966

RCA Service Company Technical Proposal - Command and Control Design Work Study for AGSSN, 12 July 1966

Sanders Associates Report - Technical Requirements for the Tactical Information Communication Links of the Fiscal Year 1969 AGSSN Escort Submarine (U), August 1966

[American Bosch Arma Corporation, Miscellaneous, 1966]

[Answers to Questions on Future Integrated Control, July 1966, Source Unknown]

American Bosch Arma Corporation Technical Proposal for Definition Design and Development of an Integrated Command and Control System for 1969 SSN, July 1966

Box 4

American Bosch Arma Corporation Problem Specification for Computer-Driven Display System for Monitoring and Controlling Environmental Conditions, 1 August 1966

[Position Description for Head of Ship Concept Design Division, Effectiveness Branch, Systems Analysis Group, 9 August 1966]

[American Bosch Arma Corporation Report on Requirements for Conduct of Tactical Display Experiments, 14 September 1966]

Sanders Associates Final Report Covering a Summary of Task 5 Work, Fiscal Year 1969 AGSSN Escort Submarine, 30 September 1966

U.S. Navy Marine Engineering Laboratory SSN Status Display Concept Guide, 14 October 1966

Electric Boat Project SUBIC [Submarine Integrated Control] Report - Displays for Studying Signal Detection and Pattern Recognition, 1 July 1967

[Norden CONALOG Display and Control Computer]

[Display Diagrams, Source Unknown]