Basis of Issue Plan - BOIP

A. DESCRIPTION: THE TRANSMITTER COUNTERMEASURES (TC),AN/GLQ-15, IS EQUIPPED WITH THREE TRANSMITTERS, ANTENNA ELEMENTS, AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS THAT ACCEPT TARGET ASSIGNMENT FROM THE AN/TSQ-177 AND IMPLEMENT TASKINGS RECEIVED. THE AN/GLQ-15 HAS A LIMITED STAND ALONE MANUAL CAPABILITY WHEREIN TASKING DATA IS INPUT BY THE OPERATOR. THE PRIMARY USE OF THE AN/GLQ-15 IS ELECTRONIC COUNTERMEASURES. THE SYSTEM IS EQUIPPED WITH A TWO DRAWER SAFE FOR STORING CLASSIFIED MATERIAL, LIGHTING, EMERGENCY LIGHTING, AND BLACKOUT LIGHTING. THE SYSTEM CONSISTS OF ONE S280 SHELTER, WHICH HOUSES THE COMMUNICATIONS INTERFACE AND COUNTERMEASURE COMPONENTS, MOUNTED ON A 5 TON VEHICLE. B. CAPABILITIES: THE TECHNICAL CAPABILITIES OF THE SYSTEM ARE CLASSIFIED. THE AN/GLQ-15 OPERATES AS PART OF THE AN/TLQ-33 COUNTERMEASURE SYSTEM. IT IS CAPABLE OF BEING OPERATED, STORED, AND TRANSPORTED IN HOT, BASIC, AND COLD CLIMATES AS DEFINED IN AR 70-38. IT WILL FUNCTION WITHOUT DEGRADATION UP TO 7,000 FEET ABOVE SEA LEVEL AND WILL WITHSTAND AND OPERATE IN SURFACE WIND GUSTS OF UP TO 90 MPH. C. EMPLOYMENT: EMPLOYMENT OF THE SYSTEM IS CLASSIFIED. D. BASIS OF ISSUE: ONE PER EW COMPANY (AHFEWS) LOW POWER SECTION. E. POWER REQUIREMENTS: GENERATOR POWER REQUIRED IS 380VAC, 100KW, 50HZ, 3 PHASE. THIS IS SATISFIED BY ONE PU-495B/G 100KW, ONE PU-650B/G 60KW, AND ONE MEP-012A FERMONT GENERATOR. COMMERCIAL POWER AT A LINE FREQUENCY OF 50HZ, 380VAC, 200A, 3 PHASE. AT A LINE FREQUENCY OF 60HZ IS 380VAC, 100A, 3 PHASE (SHELTER) AND 460VAC, 60A, 3 PHASE (ECU). F. TRANSPORTATION REQUIREMENTS: THE AN/GLQ-15 IS TRANSPORTABLE BY HIGHWAY, MARINE, OR AIR. IT IS CAPABLE OF BEING TRANSPORTED BY C-141 AIRCRAFT. G. PERSONNEL/MAINTENANCE IMPACTS: (1) OPERATOR: CREW OF 6: 4 98H, 2 98K. (2) MAINTAINERS: (A) UNIT: MOS 31U, 33T (B) DS MOS 35E, 35W, 44B (C) GS MOS 35E, 35W H. SPECIAL NOTES: THIS ITEM IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR INCLUSION IN AR 71-13.