Accession Number : ADA626346


Title :   Army TLS


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 14 Jun 2011-13 Jun 2013


Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER


Personal Author(s) : Meillier, Yannick


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a626346.pdf


Report Date : 10 Dec 2014


Pagination or Media Count : 93


Abstract : The TLS uses tethered aerodynamic blimps and precision-powered winches to loft one or more specialty-designed meteorological payloads that collect high-quality insitu measurements of temperature, windspeed, humidity, and turbulence.


Descriptors :   *AIRSHIPS , *METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS , *TETHERING , *WEATHER FORECASTING , AERODYNAMICS , ARMY , HUMIDITY , MEASUREMENT , PAYLOAD , TEMPERATURE , TURBULENCE , WINCHES , WIND VELOCITY


Subject Categories : Lighter-than-air Aircraft
      Meteorology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE