Accession Number:

AD0876042

Title:

Lightweight Interrogator-Transponder System.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. 27 May 68-27 Sep 69,

Corporate Author:

RCA GOVERNMENT SYSTEMS DIV MOORESTOWN NJ MISSILE AND SURFACE RADAR

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

This report was prepared to document the development of a Lightweight Interrogator-Transponder System under Contract No. DAAB-07-68-C-0205. The basic goal of the program was to develop a system capable of performing ground-by-air IFF functions. Functional descriptions are provided for both Interrogator and Transponder operation. Detailed descriptions are provided on the following four design features 1 Adaptive Video Threshold, 2 Interrogator Decoder, 3 Crystal Controlled Clock, and 4 Lightweight Antenna Array. Results of both laboratory and field tests are included and referenced to paragraphs of the Design Test Plan. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Air Navigation and Guidance
  • Countermeasures

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE