Accession Number:

ADA026391

Title:

Tests with Wilcox Slotted-Cylinder VOR Antenna.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan-Jul 75,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY N J

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

An improved Wilcox slotted-cylinder VOR antenna was evaluated when configured for VOR, VORDME, and VORTAC operations. Airborne and ground measurements which included bearing error, vertical polarization, and cone of confusion tests determined that the antenna meets Federal Aviation Administration operating tolerances.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE