Accession Number:

AD0762071

Title:

Development of a Discrete Address Beacon System.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical summary no. 5, 1 Jan-31 Mar 73.

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

Included in the report are brief reviews of DABS link design modulation and interference studies transponder design-cost studies ATCRBS transponder tests transponder antennaairframe pattern measurements and sensor monopulse antenna-processor studies. Also included are the results of studies pertaining to interrogation scheduling the rotating antenna equipped sensor aircraft trackingcorrelation at the sensor and at the SCP protocol for extended length messages use of DABS sensors in various system configurations synchro-DABS scheduling constraints and sensor netting and siting. Concluding the report is a status report on the implementation of the Lincoln Laboratory DABS Experimental Facility and a review of planned direction finding experiments. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE