Accession Number : AD0653292

Title :   AIRBORNE OMEGA RECEIVER.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. no. 2,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Thornhill, A. F.

Report Date : 29 FEB 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : It is desired that techniques for the Omega navigation system be developed to permit its use in aircraft. Omega utilizes a hyperbolic grid of isophase lines established by VLF transmitters. It is characterized by very long range capability and potentially high accuracy. (Author)

Descriptors :   *HYPERBOLIC NAVIGATION), (*RADIO RECEIVERS, AIRBORNE, VERY LOW FREQUENCY, AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT, PHASE MEASUREMENT, ACCURACY.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE