Accession Number : AD0865600

Title :   Experimental Investigation of Simplified OMEGA Navigation Using a CDI Reference.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ

Personal Author(s) : McFarland, Richard H.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The investigation determines the feasibility of using a simple course-deviation-indication (CDI) display (without computing equipment) to fly OMEGA lines of position (LOP) in a light aircraft and compares the conventional VOR radial and the OMEGA line-of-position as flight references. (Author)

Descriptors :   *HYPERBOLIC NAVIGATION), (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, (*COURSE INDICATORS, RELIABILITY), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, VERY LOW FREQUENCY, ARMY AIRCRAFT, RADIO RECEIVERS, PHASE DETECTORS.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE