Accession Number : AD0786618

Title :   Determination of Visual Ranges of First, Second and Third Class Unlighted Buoys with XRA Reflectors.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 4,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s) : Oren,John B.

Report Date : 26 JAN 1953

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The report is concerned with the radar response characteristics of prototype Can and Nun Buoys tested. Mention is made of the fact that visual data on the first, second, and third class unlighted buoys was being obtained. The accumulation of the visual data was completed and is presented in the report.

Descriptors :   *Buoys, *Navigational aids, Test methods, Radar, Response, Visibility

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE