Accession Number:

AD0646905

Title:

RADAR BEACON SYSTEM AND ANTENNA EVALUATION PROGRAM FOR SD-1 DRONES. VOLUME I,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RADIOPLANE CO VAN NUYS CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1958-07-18

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

The report presents 1 The requirements of a suitable Radar Tracking Assist System for the SD-1 RP-71F Surveillance Drone, 2 results of installation and electrical interference investigations concerning the compatibility of an ANDPN-32 Beacon with the SD-1 vehicle equipment, 3 the results of an antenna evaluation study, and 4 a program plane outline for a permanent, optimized system. Data obtained from the investigations and studies are also included, together with the resulting recommendations.

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE