Follow-On Operational Test and Evaluation of the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System Air Integration/Installation Program
OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION FORCE NORFOLK VA
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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.
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