Accession Number : AD0758158

Title :   A Precision Yawsonde Calibration Technique

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Clay, Wallace H

PDF Url : AD0758158

Report Date : Jan 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : A technique has been developed for the accurate calibration of yawsondes of the Harry Diamond Laboratory type to provide a calibration accurate to within 0.1 degree. The current system can be applied to calibration of yawsonde made at the Ballistic Research Laboratories with the same accuracy as the HDL type.

Descriptors :   *OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS, *PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, CALIBRATION, DETECTORS, PROJECTILES, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, TEST METHODS, TRACKING

Subject Categories : Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE