Accession Number : AD0720160

Title :   A Method of Instrumental Aerial Observations on Land Ice in the Sea (Spasob Instrumentalnykh Avyanablyudenii nad Materikovmi Ldami v More),

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Betin,V. V. ; Zhadrinskii,S. V. ; Uralov,N. S.

Report Date : 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The measurement of the size and height of icebergs, and also huge hummocks and stamukhi, by means of an aerial perspective angle measuring instrument is discussed and the degree of accuracy in the measurements is determined. Also the advantages of the method in aerial reconnaissance flights is pointed out. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEA ICE, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE), (*MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, AIRBORNE), ICE ISLANDS, ACCURACY, MEASUREMENT, BALTIC SEA, USSR

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE