Accession Number:

ADA263067

Title:

Follow-On Operational Test and Evaluation of the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System Air Integration/Installation Program

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION FORCE NORFOLK VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-02-22

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This is a report of COMOPTEVFORs first phase of follow-on operational test and evaluation OT-IIIC, as defined in references a and b, of the Global Positioning System GPS as installed in the ES-3A, performed under CNO Project 190-4. The purpose of the evaluation was to determine the reliability, maintainability, and availability of the ANARN-151 GPS User Equipment, as installed in the ES-3A, in an aircraft carrier environment. The GPS user equipment UE is determined to be operationally suitable. Approval for extension of application to platforms which require catapult launches and arrested landings is recommended.

Subject Categories:

  • Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE