A Method and Apparatus for Boresighting an Aircraft.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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An apparatus and method for boresighting an aircraft while it is on board an aircraft carrier is disclosed. Strapdown gyro triads are attached to pre-selected points on the aircraft and the item to be boresighted, and an electronics package containing a digital computer transforms the resulting cosine matrices. The operator reads a display and makes the necessary manual adjustments. Author
- Military Aircraft Operations