Accession Number:

ADA285949

Title:

Omega Navigation System Course Book. Volume 2

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Mar 1990-Jul 1994

Corporate Author:

ANALYTIC SCIENCES CORP READING MA

Report Date:

1994-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

392.0

Abstract:

This self-contained book on the Omega Navigation System is intended to provide theoretical and operational information needed by NAVCEN personnel to manage and maintain the Omega System. The book is composed of 13 chapters and seven appendices and can be used as a self-paced learning aid or in a classroom course environment. The course material addresses all major components of the Omega System, with emphasis placed on signal structure and utilization. Topics covered in the book include omega background, signal generation, navigation and propagation principles, operations, system performance evaluation, system utilization, and the future role of omega in conjunction with other radionavigation systems. Several appendices are included to provide further detail on the material contained in the chapters.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Navigation and Guidance
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
  • Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE