Accession Number : AD0786801
Title : Aerial Photography Equipment, Chapters VII-XII,
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Arzhanov,E.
Report Date : 15 MAR 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 149
Abstract : The two principal types of Russian aerial topographic cameras and some foreign aerial topographic cameras are described, as well as nontopographic slit, image shift compensation, panoramic and small-size aerial cameras. External orientations of aerial photos, methods of determining them and the apparatus used, gyrostabilizer units, statoscopes, radioaltimeters and radiogeodetic apparatus are described. Aerial magnetometry, gamma radiometry and other special survey apparatus is described briefly. Composition, installation, operation, maintenance, documentation and repair of aerial photography equipment is described, and a final section is devoted to the history of aerial photography.
Descriptors : *Aerial cameras, *USSR, Aerial photography, Topographic cameras, Panoramic cameras, Image motion compensation, Geodesy, Translations
Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE