Accession Number:

ADA456424

Title:

Radar Direction-Finding Technique Using Spiral Antennas. AFRL's New Technique will Significantly Aid Airborne Operations

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SENSORS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

AFRL scientists demonstrated a new radar direction-finding DF technique that uses a four-arm spiral antenna. To validate the technique, they used the actual wideband measurements of a four-arm spiral antenna and its associated modeformer to assess and verify the antennas azimuth angle estimation capability.

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment
  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE