Accession Number : AD0759495

Title :   Coordinate Determination of SLAR(Side Looking Airborne Radar) Imaged Features.

Descriptive Note : Technical research note,

Corporate Author : GOODYEAR AEROSPACE CORP AKRON OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kause,R. ; Thomas,J. A. ; Jeffrey,T. E.

Report Date : APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : RESEARCH NOTE,Kause,R. ;Thomas,J. A. ;Jeffrey,T. E. ;DAHC19-67-C-0051RDT/E-2-Q-662704-A-721ARITRN-234(*side looking radar, target discrimination), (*radar operators, target recognition), performance(human), flight simulators, accuracyan/apq-102a, an/aps-94In a joint effort, personnel of the Goodyear Aerospace Corporation and of the Army Research Institute (ARI) conducted research to improve the performance of operators in interpreting SLAR (side-looking airborne radar) imagery in real-time or near real-time inflight display systems. The principal objective of the experimental study was to determine the precision with which image interpreters can determine the coordinate location of targets detected on a near real-time SLAR display or in a simulated situation. (Author Modified Abstract)

Descriptors :   (*SIDE LOOKING RADAR, TARGET DISCRIMINATION), (*RADAR OPERATORS, TARGET RECOGNITION), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), FLIGHT SIMULATORS, ACCURACY

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE