Accession Number:

AD0754623

Title:

System for Precision Ranging of Meteor Trails,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-19

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The article discusses the problem of precision radar ranging of meteor trails and possible ranging techniques. It discusses in detail the system of circular scanning and of brightness indicators which give ranging with an accuracy of plus or minus 50m and are unique to meteor radar. The results of the experiment and the actual operation of the system are given. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE