Accession Number:

AD0630900

Title:

OMEGA, A WORLD-WIDE NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PICKARD AND BURNS ELECTRONICS WALTHAM MA

Report Date:

1966-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

295.0

Abstract:

This report presents a design plan for a radio-locating facility providing world-wide position fixing of moderate one-mile accuracy by phase comparison of VLF 10 - 14 kc continuous wave radio signals from only eight strategically located transmitting stations usable by aircraft, ships, and land vehicles, and by submarines at moderate 40 - 50 feet antenna depths.

Subject Categories:

  • Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE