Accession Number:

ADA059435

Title:

GEO-SPIN (Trademark) Precision Inertial Survey.

Descriptive Note:

Contract rept.,

Corporate Author:

HONEYWELL INC ST PETERSBURG FL AVIONICS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

453.0

Abstract:

A surveying feasibility system was assembled using a modified Honeywell GEANS Airborne Navigation System utilizing Electrostatically suspended gyros. The system utilized a conventional mini-computer and was mounted in a truck. The unit was then used to survey at St. Petersburg, Florida and at White Sands, New Mexico. This test program showed performance of one meter with the identification of several error source in the software area, which when incorporated should reduce the errors to less than 0.1 meters. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Geodesy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE