Accession Number : AD0714916

Title :   Radioelectronics in Marine Navigation,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Potemkin, A. E.

Report Date : 14 OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 106

Abstract : Radio electronic equipment for marine navigation used aboard merchant ships. Discussion of radio direction finders, radar, and radio navigation systems. The book takes up the use of hydroacoustics, radio astronomy, infrared techniques, satellites used for navigational purposes, and inertial systems. Questions concerned with the automation of marine navigation are discussed.

Descriptors :   *NAVIGATION, MERCHANT VESSELS, RADIO NAVIGATION, INERTIAL NAVIGATION, DIRECTION FINDING, RADIO EQUIPMENT, RADAR EQUIPMENT, INSTRUMENTATION, SHIPBOARD, USSR.

Subject Categories : Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE