Accession Number : AD0860750

Title :   Automatic Terrain Following System Inner Control Loops.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AVIONICS FACILITY INDIANAPOLIS IN

Personal Author(s) : Wagner, Robert F. ; Scott, George R.

Report Date : 29 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : For adequate control of an aircraft during an automatic terrain following flight, certain feedback loops may be required. In this report, the characteristics of several feedback configurations are discussed on an individual basis. (Author)

Descriptors :   *AUTOMATIC PILOTS), (*TERRAIN AVOIDANCE, AUTOMATIC), (*FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, RADIO ALTIMETERS, FEEDBACK, PITCH(MOTION), ACCELERATION, GRAVITY, ACCELEROMETERS, FLIGHT PATHS, GYROSCOPES.

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Flight Control and Instrumentation
      Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE