Accession Number : AD0700330

Title :   A SURVEY OF SCINTILLATION DATA AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS.

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : Contents: VHF atmospheric studies and communications and navigation systems; The definition of scintillation index and its use for characterizing ionospheric effects; Summary of properties of F-region irregularities; Application of the statistics of ionospheric scintillation to VHF and UHF systems; Special problems in scintillations; and Propagation delays of VHF waves.

Descriptors :   (*SPACE COMMUNICATIONS, IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION), (*IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION, *SCINTILLATION), COMMUNICATION SATELLITES(ACTIVE), VERY HIGH FREQUENCY, ULTRAHIGH FREQUENCY, IONOSPHERE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE