Accession Number : ADA267175


Title :   Next Generation Weather Radar (NEXRAD) Principal User Processor (PUP) Operational Test and Evaluation (OT&E) Operational Test Plan


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,


Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ


Personal Author(s) : Stretcher, Baxter R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267175.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 14


Abstract : The purpose of this plan is to describe and detail the procedural approach, method, and responsibilities to be employed in conducting the Operational Test and Evaluation (OT&E) on the Next Generation Weather Radar (NEXRAD) Principal User Processor (PUP) system. The testing of the NEXRAD PUP will determine the operational suitability and effectiveness of the NEXRAD PUP aviation weather products used by the Center Weather Service Unit (CWSU) meteorologists for air traffic control (ATC).


Descriptors :   *TEST AND EVALUATION , *OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS , *METEOROLOGICAL RADAR , CONTROL , HAZARDS , AIR TRAFFIC , APPROACH , S BAND , WIND SHEAR , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING) , DOPPLER RADAR , RADAR


Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE