Accession Number : AD0283319

Title :   EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF CHAFF TRANSMISSION IN THE 1300 TO 1800 MC FREQUENCY RANGE (PHASE II RADAR DATA)

Corporate Author : RADIATION INC MELBOURNE FLA

Personal Author(s) : BAUER,L.H.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Radar data collected on chaff cloud configuration, fall rate, and drift rate are given. Ten chaff drops were made. Before each drop, wind data were measured by making ballon soundings; these data are included. The data collection and data reduction techniques are discussed. The data collected on each drop are reviewed. Test results are summarized. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, BALLOONS, CLOUD HEIGHT INDICATORS, CONFIGURATION, DRIFT, FALLING BODIES, METEOROLOGY, RADAR CROSS SECTIONS, WIND

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE