Accession Number : AD0812817

Title :   TRINIDAD TRACKER IMPROVED RANGE RESOLUTION PROGRAM.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SYRACUSE NY

Report Date : DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : The Trinidad Tracking Radar, part of the Eastern Missile Test Range, was modified to imporve its range accuracy and resolution. A 4 MHz linear FM ramp was added which yielded 180 ft. range resolution and 35 ft. range accuracy resulting in a pulse compression ration of 8,000 to 1.

Descriptors :   (*RADAR TRACKING, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES), (*RANGE FINDING, RESOLUTION), PULSE COMPRESSION, MULTIPLE OPERATION, TARGET ACQUISITION, FREQUENCY MODULATION.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE