Accession Number : AD0628967

Title :   THE MAXIMUM RANGE OF RADAR DETECTION OF SHOWERS.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Brylev,G. B. ; Salman,E. M.

Report Date : DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The question of the maximum range of detection of showers by radar is examined. It is found that it depends on the range to the radio horizon and the width of the directional pattern of the antenna. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, RAINFALL), (*RAINFALL, RADAR SCANNING), (*RADAR SCANNING, RAINFALL), ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, RADAR, SENSITIVITY, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE