Accession Number : AD0762259

Title :   Prospects for the Use of Thermal Aerial Photography for the Detection of Forest Fires,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Shilin,B. V. ; Artsybashev,E. S. ; Karizhenskii,E. Ya. ; Melnikov,V. F.

Report Date : 24 MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The brief translation discusses infrared aerial photography and reviews its use in detection of forest fires. It was used in volcanology, in geological mapping, in searches for hot springs, in oceanography and hydrology is noted.

Descriptors :   (*AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, FOREST FIRES), (*FOREST FIRES, DETECTION), INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY, THERMAL RADIATION, EMISSIVITY, INFRARED SPECTRA, CATHODE RAY TUBES, ULTRAVIOLET SPECTRA, VISIBLE SPECTRA, USSR

Subject Categories : Forestry
      Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE