Accession Number:

AD0293837

Title:

CATEGORY II TEST OF METEOROLOGICAL RADAR SET AN/FPS-68

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

UNITED AIRCRAFT CORP EAST HARTFORD CONN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-12-28

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The results of research per ormed on the meteorological radar set, ANFPS-68, that as received for evaluation by the Air Force, are provided. Due to the lack of operational data from the installation at AFCRL-GRD, Maynard, Massachusetts, additional data were obtained from the installation at L. G. Hanscom Field, Massachusetts, and included in the analysis. Included in t e analysis are the results of the operational tests, uman factors engineering review, and the reliability study on the ANFPS-68. It is concluded that the ANFPS-68 demonstrated its feasibility as an operational tool, and that development of the improved model ANFPS-77V is desirable. Author

Subject Categories:

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE