Accession Number : AD0624201

Title :   SECTOR RADIO-RANGE BEACONS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s) : Mizernitskii, A. I.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The structure, types and operation of the sector radiorange beacons are described and illustrated by diagrams. The switching of phases in inner and outer antennas and their significance in determining the location of ships is analysed. The operating method of the radio-range beacon Terpeniya is presented as an example. Data on call letters, Kc, base length, transmission signals, direction of normal, etc., are tabulated for the beacons at Bushmills, Stavanger, Ploneis, Seville, Rybachiy, Kanin, Terpeniya and Shumusku. (Author)

Descriptors :   *RADIO NAVIGATION, *RADIO BEACONS, DIRECTION FINDING, OPERATION, ANTENNAS, USSR, RADIO SIGNALS.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE