Accession Number : AD0428933

Title :   OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION AN/GRN-14 ( ) POSITION FIXING NAVIGATION SYSTEM.

Corporate Author : TACTICAL AIR COMMAND LANGLEY AFB VA

Report Date : JAN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : This test was conducted to determine the degree of accuracy that tactical high performance aircraft could be positioned in a forward battle area using the AN/GRN 14 ( ) Position Fixing Navigation System, a continuous wave-low fre quency-hyperbolic navigation system. Three tactical aircraft participated in this test; a C-130 for tactical troop carrier operations, an RB-66 for tactical photo reconnaissance and an RB-57 for tactical weapons delivery. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POSITION FINDING, NAVIGATION), (*RADIO BEACONS, POSITION FINDING), (*LOW FREQUENCY, RADIO BEACONS), AIRCRAFT, RADIO TRANSMITTERS, RADIO RECEIVERS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, WEIGHT, VOLUME, RADIOFREQUENCY INTERFERENCE, NOISE (RADIO), PERFORMANCE (ENGINEERING), AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, MAINTENANCE, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, LANDING AIDS, BOMBING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE