Accession Number : AD0718715

Title :   Jet-Flight Evaluation of Inertial Navigation Operations. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : SPERRY RAND CORP GREAT NECK NY SPERRY GYROSCOPE

Report Date : JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 317

Abstract : This report describes the results of a jet-flight evaluation of Inertial Navigation System (INS) performance in the commercial-airline operational environment, both domestic and overwater. A description of the program and a discussion of the results are presented in Volume I. Volume II presents the raw data associated with twelve typical data flights and computed values of INS 1 and INS 2 along-track and across-track error.

Descriptors :   *INERTIAL NAVIGATION, *COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, RELIABILITY, INERTIAL NAVIGATION, CIVIL AVIATION, POSITION FINDING, AUTOMATIC PILOTS, FLIGHT PATHS, GROUND POSITION INDICATORS, GYRO COMPASSES, DOPPLER SYSTEMS, STATISTICAL DATA, JET TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE