Accession Number : AD0765013

Title :   ATC Surveillance/Communication Analysis and Planning.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly technical summary rept. 1 Mar-31 May 73.

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Report Date : 01 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : FAA-funded ATC Surveillance/Communication Analysis and Planning activities during the period 1 March 1973 to 31 May 1973 are reported. During this period, work was limited to Task B: ASR Improvement Program. The Phase I hardware and software are described. During this phase, a general-purpose Fast Digital Processor (FDP) will be used to process a limited sector of ASR coverage using filtering techniques to be built into hardware during Phase II. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, SEARCH RADAR), AIRPORT RADAR SYSTEMS, RADAR CLUTTER, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), DISPLAY SYSTEMS, RADAR EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE