Accession Number:

ADA012248

Title:

An Advanced Balloon Locating System,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS HANSCOM AFB MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-06-03

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

A third generation balloon locating instrument using VHF Omnidirectional Range VOR navigation has been designed, developed and flight tested by AFCRLs Aerospace Instrumentation Laboratory. The report that follows will lead into a discussion of this new instrument after first presenting VOR theory and its use in locating a balloon position. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lighter-than-air Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE