Accession Number : AD0783630

Title :   Investigations to Provide Improved Glide Slope Operation during Periods of Ground-Plane Snow Cover. Volume I. Summary and Conclusions.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. 1972-1973,

Corporate Author : OHIO UNIV ATHENS DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : McFarland,Richard H.

Report Date : APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A summary of conclusions and recommendations is given for providing improved operation of image glide slopes during periods when the reflecting ground plane is covered with snow. These conclusions and recommendations have been derived from theory developed and experiments conducted during nine years of investigation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Glide path systems, *Glide slope, Environmental tests, Snow, Utilization

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE