Accession Number : AD0658893

Title :   AN ANALYSIS OF THE FAA RANGE INSTRUMENTATION AT NAFEC.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 2 Sep-30 Nov 62,

Corporate Author : VITRO LABS WEST ORANGE N J WEST ORANGE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Smillie,J. ; Morgan,J. H. ; Reeves,J. F. ; Steele,D. D.

Report Date : 25 FEB 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 84

Abstract : Contents: Rapid data readout; Central data requirements; Timing system; Test planning procedures; Test planning lead time; Liaison; Systems evaluation; Equipment accuracy and area coverage; Project support capacity; Scheduling and preventive maintenance; Branch separation; Equipment engineering; Range engineering; Operation; Mixed personnel. A discussion is given of existing capacity, required capacity, operating standards and procedures, and measurements modernization program.

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *RADAR EQUIPMENT), RANGE(DISTANCE), INSTRUMENTATION, PHOTOTHEODOLITES, NAVIGATION, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, OPERATION

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE