Accession Number:

ADA181457

Title:

Application of the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System (GPS) to the Network Synchronization of the DCS (Defense Communications System)

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING CENTER RESTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

This publication describes the proposed network synchronization capability for the near-term Defense Communications System DCS, and in particular the methodology for integrating this capability with the evolving NAVSTAR Global Positioning System GPS. A detailed description of the GPS is provided as well as a discussion as to how it might be applied in the DCS. Finally, a description is given for some of the available, commercial, off-the- shelf, GPS receivers.

Subject Categories:

  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE