Accession Number : AD0697507

Title :   APPLICATION OF KALMAN FILTERING TO BARO/INERTIAL HEIGHT SYSTEMS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Barham,P. M. ; Manville,P.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The report consists of a chapter written for a NATO-AGARDOGRAPH entitled 'Theory and Applications of Kalman Filtering'. The problems of traditional baro/inertial height units are discussed. A Kalman filter is proposed and results are given from a mathematical model of the system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VERTICAL INDICATORS, ELECTRIC FILTERS), INERTIAL GUIDANCE, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERE MODELS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, GREAT BRITAIN

Subject Categories : Flight Control and Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE