Basis of Issue Plan - BOIP

A. DESCRIPTION: THE AN/TRQ-37 (TACFIX) RADIO RECEIVING SET IS A SHELTERIZED, TRUCK MOUNTED, SIGNALS INTERCEPT AND DIRECTION FINDING SYSTEM. SYSTEM CONSISTS OF RADIO RECEIVING SET, AN S-144/G SHELTER, DF PROCESSOR, TELESCOPING ANTENNA MAST, DF ANTENNA, SPECTRUM DISPLAY, COMPASS READOUT, PANORAMIC DISPLAY, 5/4 TON 4 X 4 W/E SHELTER CARRIER AND 5 KW GENERATOR MOUNTED ON AN M116 TRAILER. B. CAPABILITIES: SYSTEM IS CAPABLE OF MONITORING HF, VHF, AND UHF PORTIONS OF THE FREQUENCY SPECTRUM FROM 0.5 TO 500 MHZ AND PROVIDES SIMULTANEOUS LINES OF BEARING FROM 20 - 500 MHZ FOR AM, SSB, FM, AND CW TRANSMISSIONS. C. EMPLOYMENT: USED BY MILITARY INTELLIGENCE ASSETS AT CORPS, DIVISIONS, AND SEPARATE BRIGADES/ACR TO INTERCEPT & LOCATE ENEMY SIGNALS AND REPORT DERIVED INTELLIGENCE TO THE SUPPORTED TECHNICAL CONTROL AND ANALYSIS ELEMENT USING ORGANIC COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT. D. BASIS OF ISSUE: FIELDED BY UIC AND DOES NOT CONFORM TO A STANDARD FIELDING PLAN. CONTINUATION SHEET REFLECTS FIELDING. E. POWER REQUIREMENTS: 110 - 115 VAC/60 HZ, SINGLE PHASE; 665 WATTS. POWER SOURCE: COMMERCIAL OUTLET OR AN/PU-620, 5 KW GEN SET. F. TRANSPORTAION REQUIREMENTS: PRIME MOVER IS 5/4 TON 4 X 4 W/E SHELTER CARRIER WITH 5 KW GEN SET MOUNTED ON M116 TRAILER. THE AN/TRQ-37 IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR PUBLICATION IN AR 310-34. G. PERSONNEL/MAINTENANCE IMPACTS: (1) OPERATOR(S): 98G (A) CREW SIZE/MOS: 2 EA 98G (B) TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: DUE TO FIELDING REQUIREMENTS, ONLY PERSONNEL ON ASSIGNMENT TO THOSE USER UNITS WILL BE GIVEN FAMILIARIZATION TRAINING, POI # 231- ASI K3. (2) MAINTAINERS: (A) UL MAINT: 33T, 31V, 63B, 52D, 52C (B) IDS MAINT: 29E, 29S, 33T, 35H, 43M, 44B, 52C, 52D, 63G, 63W (C) IGS MAINT: 29E, 29S, 33T, 35H, 43M, 44B, 52C, 52D, 63G, 63W H. SPECIAL NOTES: BOING IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR PUBLICATION IN AR 71-13.