Accession Number:

AD0848595

Title:

Development of an Air-Mass Dead Reckoning Set for Light Army Aircraft (Standard Navigation Computer).

Descriptive Note:

Research and development technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Development of an Air-Mass Dead Reckoning Navigation System for application in both fixed and rotary wing aircraft is described. A computer-map plotter was developed which will accept inputs from the aircrafts pitot-static system and gyromagnetic compass and indicate present position of the aircraft via a moving map display. Results of flight testing on a rotary wing aircraft, both during development and military potential, tests are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE