Accession Number : AD0650140
Title : AUTOMATIC PICTURE TRANSMISSION (APT) READ-OUT STATIONS FOR SHIPBOARD.
Descriptive Note : Research and development rept., Jul 63-Aug 66,
Corporate Author : NAVY ELECTRONICS LAB SAN DIEGO CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Leonard,D. R.
Report Date : 03 FEB 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 22
Abstract : Two partially militarized stations were built, installed aboard two aircraft carriers, and tested in the western Pacific. They were found to be of significant operational value in furnishing an ability to locate major weather systems and determine the extent of cloud cover over areas from which conventional data were not available. (Author)
Descriptors : (*FACSIMILE EQUIPMENT, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA), SHIPBOARD, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, NAVAL EQUIPMENT, PHOTOGRAPHS, CLOUDS, CLOUD COVER, PHASED ARRAYS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, AIRCRAFT CARRIERS
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE