Accession Number:

AD0689780

Title:

SOME REMARKS ON CIRCULAR PROBABLE ERROR AND OTHER STATISTICS OF TWO- DIMENSIONAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ( 7TH) APO SAN FRANCISCO 96307 DIRECTORATE OF TACTICAL ANALYSIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-06-12

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

A definition is given of Circular Probable Error CEP as used in papers produced by the US Seventh Air Force Operations Research Division. Other statistical parameters used in publications of that office are also discussed, as well as orientations used in analyses of navigational and weapon-delivery errors. A graphical method is presented for transforming from Standard Deviations on two orthogonal axes to CEP.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE