Accession Number:

ADB010929

Title:

Analysis of Army Operational Requirements for the Tactical Microwave Landing System

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun-Oct 1975

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

85.0

Abstract:

A definitive set of test requirements are developed for the U.S. Army evaluation of the Microwave Landing System MLS. The approach taken in to 1 access the Army operational requirements for an aircraft landing system in the 1980-1990 era, 2 compare the 1980-1990 operational requirements to the FAA engineering requirements for the tactical MLS configuration, 3 recommend specific tests to be made by the Army during the MLS Phase-3 evaluation, and 4 review of five computer models for suitability to calculate MLS guidance accuracy in a multipath propagations environment.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE