Accession Number : AD0164423

Title :   Metallized Channel Guide Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Mavroides,William G. ; Mailloux,Robert J.

Report Date : 12 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes a metallized channel guide antenna used for providing coverage in a sector near the horizon. The antenna has a dielectric slab with metallized sides and bottom forming a waveguide. The waveguide is mounted a fixed distance above a cylindrical ground plane and in combination therewith results in coverage at the horizon.

Descriptors :   *Antennas, *Patents, Waveguides, Dielectrics, Metallizing

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE