Accession Number : AD0722046

Title :   Ionospheric and Tropospheric Limitations to Radar Accuracy.

Descriptive Note : Air Force surveys in geophysics,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : Evans,Donald L.

Report Date : 05 FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 107

Abstract : The report discusses the contribution of the troposphere and the ionosphere and their irregularities to the residual errors of specific radar systems located in midlatitude and polar regions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADAR SIGNALS, ATMOSPHERIC REFRACTION), (*IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION, RADAR SIGNALS), ERRORS, ULTRAHIGH FREQUENCY, TROPOSPHERE, IONOSPHERE

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE