Accession Number:

AD0647596

Title:

CONCEPT AND USE OF IONOSPHERIC SOUNDERS.

Descriptive Note:

Operations research rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE SCOTT AFB ILL OPERATIONS RESEARCH ANALYSIS OFFICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

Ionospheric sounders, installed to operate over selected high frequency communications paths, have failed to provide the operational gains expected. Hq AFCS examination of this problem has clearly identified several prevalent errors that require correction. These errors severly limit productive use of the sounders. The report covers a The concept and minimum procedures required for operational use of sounders by sounder and technical control personnel b sufficient background data so that supervisors Maintenance, Telecom Officers and Squadron Commanders can properly examine their units operational use of sounders and thereby evaluate the relative competence of their subordinates in sounder maintenance, operation, analysis and use of sounder data in frequency selection. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Humanities and History
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE