Accession Number:

ADA018320

Title:

Category III Instrument Landing System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 71-Nov 74,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC DALLAS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

142.0

Abstract:

Three Category 3 ILS systems designated FAA Mark 3 ILS featuring wide aperture parabolic localizer antennae were developed, fabricated, and delivered for installation at Atlanta, GA. NAFEC, Atlantic City, N.J., and San Francisco, CA. A presentation of significant system requirements is followed by a general description of system design. Results of design studies, testing, installation, and field evaluation are furnished with a description of problems encountered and corrective action taken. In conclusion, the system is recommended as suitable for Cat 3 ILS operation.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE