Accession Number:

AD0779482

Title:

Development of a Prototype Airborne Oil Surveillance System. Volume I. System Definition Studies.

Descriptive Note:

Final design rept. 6 Jun 72-5 Jun 73 on Phase I.

Corporate Author:

AEROJET ELECTROSYSTEMS CO AZUSA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

272.0

Abstract:

The document provides details of the prototype Airborne Oil Surveillance System AOSS design. The surveillance system consists of an x-band side-looking radar system, a 37 GHz passive microwave imaging system, a multispectral low light level TV system, a multichannel infrared line scanner, a position reference system, and a real-time processordisplay console. Volume I describes the effort and results associated with the systems analysis and optimization effort. It includes investigation of annotation and navigation systems, various installation and pointing and stabilization techniques for low light level television camera, further investigation of alternative radar systems and various other areas.

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE