Accession Number : AD0746448

Title :   Navy Flight Experiment of SECANT Transponder Correlation Ranging Equipment.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WARMINSTER PA AERO-ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Hinds,James L. ; Raditz,Michael G. ; Shames,Oscar

Report Date : 27 JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : Flight tests of portions of an airborne collision avoidance system designated as SECANT were conducted. The feasibility of a random sequence binary correlator, digital range and range rate tracker was established. Further testing of a complete system is recommended. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSPONDERS, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS)), (*AVIATION SAFETY, AVIATION ACCIDENTS), FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS, CORRELATORS, MULTIPATH TRANSMISSION, RANGE GATING, FLIGHT TESTING, FLIGHT SIMULATORS, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, WARNING SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE