Accession Number : AD0834489

Title :   FEASIBILITY TEST OF SIDE LOOKING AIRBORNE RADAR IN THE OVERWATER SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s) : Powell, R. C.

Report Date : 18 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Tests were conducted utilizing the Motorola APS-94C radar to detect small craft targets in a sea clutter background. Ground truth data for three small craft was compared to radar imagery and subjectively evaluated. (Author)

Descriptors :   *OCEAN SURVEILLANCE), *SIDE LOOKING RADAR), (*SEARCH RADAR, (*PATROL AIRCRAFT, RADAR IMAGES, AIRBORNE, SEA RESCUES, DETECTION, RADAR CLUTTER, SHIPS, PHOTOGRAPHS, COAST GUARD, FEASIBILITY STUDIES.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE