Accession Number:

ADA133455

Title:

Colloquium on Helicopter Guidance and Navigation Systems

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTION OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM) ELECTRONICS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

A colloquium on Helicopter Guidance and Navigation Systems was held at Savoy Place on Monday, 12 January 1981. Topics included 1 Recovery of helicopters in poor visibility 2 Requirements for navigation and guidance 3 Navigation of helicopters in support of the North Sea oil industry 4 The development of MADGE as a precision approach aid for helicopter operations on an offshore structure 5 The application of inertial and associated autonomous guidance techniques to helicopters 6 Helicopter night vision piloting systems 7 Possible techniques for wire detection 8 Abnormal behaviour of Doppler navigation systems and 9 Rotor blade radar as a navigation and approach aid.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE