Accession Number:

AD0688687

Title:

THE EFFECT OF UNDERLYING SURFACE ON READINGS OF THE RVTD-A RADIO ALTIMETER,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-31

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The use of radio altimeters during aerial photography to determine flight altitude and for radio altimetry has a number of peculiarities connected with relief and character of the surface. Study of changes in the readings of a radio altimeter and the errors in determining flight altitude are very important for practical purposes. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Flight Control and Instrumentation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE