Accession Number : AD0757192

Title :   Radio Aids to Navigation for the U. S. Coastal Confluence Region. User Requirements.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. no. 1.

Corporate Author : POLHEMUS NAVIGATION SCIENCES INC BURLINGTON VT

Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 150

Abstract : The report entails an unbiased technical evaluation of the capabilities of three candidate radio navigation systems (Loran-C, Decca and Differential Omega) to satisfy the requirements of mariners in the U. S. Coastal Confluence Region. This interim report develops the user requirements in the Coastal Confluence Region.

Descriptors :   *HYPERBOLIC NAVIGATION, SHIPS, ACCEPTABILITY, UNITED STATES, ACCURACY, SAFETY, ECONOMICS, BOATS, LORAN.

Subject Categories : Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE