ARAC: A unique command and control resource

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The Atmospheric Release Advisory Capability (ARAC) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a centralized federal facility designed to provide real-time, world-wide support to military and civilian command and control centers by predicting the impacts of inadvertent or intentional releases of nuclear, biological, or chemical materials into the atmosphere. ARAC is a complete response system consisting of highly trained and experienced personnel, continually updated computer models, redundant data collection systems, and centralized and remote computer systems. With over 20 years of experience responding to domestic and international incidents, strong linkages with the Department of Defense, and the ability to conduct ... continued below

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Bradley, M.M.; Baskett, R.L. & Ellis, J.S. April 1, 1996.

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The Atmospheric Release Advisory Capability (ARAC) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a centralized federal facility designed to provide real-time, world-wide support to military and civilian command and control centers by predicting the impacts of inadvertent or intentional releases of nuclear, biological, or chemical materials into the atmosphere. ARAC is a complete response system consisting of highly trained and experienced personnel, continually updated computer models, redundant data collection systems, and centralized and remote computer systems. With over 20 years of experience responding to domestic and international incidents, strong linkages with the Department of Defense, and the ability to conduct classified operations, ARAC is a unique command and control resource.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96010166

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  • 1996 command and control research and technology symposium, Monterey, CA (United States), 25-28 Jun 1996

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  • Other: DE96010166
  • Report No.: UCRL-JC--123357
  • Report No.: CONF-9606170--1
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 230359
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc669217

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Bradley, M.M.; Baskett, R.L. & Ellis, J.S. ARAC: A unique command and control resource, article, April 1, 1996; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc669217/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.