Accession Number:

ADA046351

Title:

BLS-3 Balloon Locating System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE GEOPHYSICS LAB HANSCOM AFB MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-04-12

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

A small light-weight balloon tracking system using the VHF Omnidirectional Range VOR network has been designed, developed, and flight tested by AFGLs Aerospace Instrumentation Division. This report includes VOR theory, a description of the BLS-3 tracking instrument, and instructions for its use on balloon flights. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Solid State Physics
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE