Accession Number : AD0754623

Title :   System for Precision Ranging of Meteor Trails,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Chebotarev,R. P. ; Sidorin,V. N.

Report Date : 19 JAN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The article discusses the problem of precision radar ranging of meteor trails and possible ranging techniques. It discusses in detail the system of circular scanning and of brightness indicators which give ranging with an accuracy of plus or minus 50m and are unique to meteor radar. The results of the experiment and the actual operation of the system are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEORS, RADAR TRACKING), (*RADAR EQUIPMENT, *RANGE FINDING), RADAR REFLECTIONS, NOISE, USSR

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE