Accession Number : AD0833249

Title :   COMPARISON OF MONOPULSE AND MECHANICAL TRACK-WHILE-SCAN RADARS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ROME AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER GRIFFISS AFB NY

Personal Author(s) : Bough, Charles F.

Report Date : MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : The report compares the angle-range tracking capabilities of amplitude monopulse radars and track-while-scan radar using mechanical scanners. Both systems are described along with an error analysis of the angle-range tracking loops. A table is included which summarizes the characteristics of the two systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MONOPULSE RADAR, RADAR TRACKING), (*RADAR TRACKING, TRACK WHILE SCAN), RADAR SCANNING, MECHANICAL SCANNING, SEARCH RADAR, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), ERRORS, ACCURACY, RADIO RECEIVERS.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE