Accession Number:

ADD012563

Title:

Turnaround Control for Mechanically Scanned Radar Antennas.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-09-09

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A programmed turnaround generator for a mechanically scanned antenna, to provide an n-bar scan pattern n may be 1, with predetermined inputs to the generator comprising a desired turnaround time, a maximum excursion of the antenna in azimuth, and a start position for each bar, is mechanized using closed form equations.

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE