Accession Number : AD0715292

Title :   Near Term Prospects for Positional Accuracies of 0.1 to 1.0 Meters from Satellite Geodesy.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. May 69-Aug 70,

Corporate Author : DBA SYSTEMS INC MELBOURNE FLA

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Duane C.

Report Date : 20 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : An investigation is made into four specific approaches to geodetic positioning that hold promise for improvements in accuracies by an order of magnitude over accuracies to be expected from the geodetic satellite programs of the 1960's. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POSITION FINDING, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS), TRIANGULATION, DOPPLER SYSTEMS, LASERS, OPTICAL TRACKING, CAMERAS, RADIO INTERFEROMETERS

Subject Categories : Geodesy
      Optical Detection and Detectors
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE