Accession Number:

AD0854596

Title:

The Development and Testing of a Control Law for Automatic Formation Control of QF-9J Target Aircraft,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

This report documents analysis, design, and testing of a control law for controlling the relative spacing of two QF-9J target aircraft in a precise formation. The analysis and design, which produced the control concept and control equations as programmed into the digital control computer, included a six-degree-of-freedom simulation of the QF-9J aircraft on an analog computer. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE