Accession Number:

AD0436851

Title:

DESIGN OF AUXILIARY AIRFIELD CONTROL CENTRAL.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 6 May-31 Dec 63,

Corporate Author:

RADIO CORP OF AMERICA BURLINGTON MASS

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Report Date:

1963-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

308.0

Abstract:

This report specifies in both quantitative and qualitative terms the technical parameters, characteristics, and performance of a new lightweight, air transportable radar control central design capable of exerting final approach control at auxiliary airfields, which includes in detail, the basic requirements and operational parameters of an airport surveillance radar set, a radar beacon interrogator set, a precision approach radar set, radar display indicators, radio and telephone communications configuration, air conditioning and power requirements, and weather reporting facilities, along with their respective space and housing requirements. Included in the appendices are sample calculations, tables and graphs relative to radar range, performance, and specifications. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE