Accession Number:

ADD002135

Title:

Heterodyne Autocorrelation Guidance System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1974-09-17

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The patent relates generally to methods and means for determining the direction of a sonic energy source and automatically effecting control of a carrier vehicle in accordance therewith, and, in particular, relates to a twin heterodyne autocorrelation sonar guidance system for long range homing torpedoes and other submarine conveyances and apparatus.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Torpedoes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE