Accession Number : AD0721836

Title :   All-Weather Mapping.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER GEODESY INTELLIGENCE AND MAPPING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The development of mapping systems using sensors with extended weather capabilities has been a research objective at the U. S. Army Engineer Geodesy, Intelligence and Mapping Research and Development Agenty (GIMRADA). This paper describes the current efforts being conducted in all-weather mapping at GIMRADA. The paper contains one definition of All-Weather Mapping and includes a summary of the weather capabilities of various potential mapping sensors. In addition, the paper contains a description of an all-weather mapping concept currently being developed by the Corps of Engineers.

Descriptors :   (*MAPPING, *SIDE LOOKING RADAR), ALL WEATHER AVIATION, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, STORMS, DETECTORS, TERRAIN, INFRARED DETECTORS, LASERS

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE