Accession Number:

AD0750493

Title:

Pilot's and Navigator's Handbook for Civil Aviation (Selected Articles)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-07-21

Pagination or Media Count:

296.0

Abstract:

The handbook is based both on US and Soviet systems and includes instructions and operating procedures relative to the following air navigation, international air routes, compass error, course systems, great circle navigation, various navigation instruments, Doppler radar system, azimuth and range system. Foreign non-Soviet electronic short-range navigation systems VOR, TACAN, VORTAC, DME, VRM-5 and consol systems, long-range navigation systems CYTAC, DECCA, DECTRA, airborne KURS-MP-1 navigation and landing equipment, BSU-ZP airborne control system, the NL-10m navigation slide rule, and the NRK-2 navigation calculator are discussed. General information and trouble shooting instructions are given for the RBP-4, RPSN-2, GROZA, and ROZ-1 radar sets. Various methods of celestial navigation are discussed briefly.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation
  • Air Navigation and Guidance
  • Space Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE