Accession Number : AD0759910

Title :   Methods and Results of Remote Barometric Altimetry and Views on the Estimation of Meteorological Field Variables.

Descriptive Note : Research note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Von Luetzow,Hans Baussus

Report Date : APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The report provides a generalization of classical barometric altimetry for longer distances and explanations for some shortcomings associated with ground temperature and the weather situation. The use of weather forecasts is reviewed and error estimates under consideration of potential Army use are provided. Finally, some general views concerning the estimation of meteorological field variables are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TERRAIN, HEIGHT FINDING), BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE