Accession Number : AD0869426

Title :   Improved Position Locator (ENSURE 109).

Descriptive Note : Final letter rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384

Personal Author(s) : Smith, William B.

Report Date : 09 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The Army Concept Team in Vietnam evaluated the Improved Position Locator (IPL) to determine its suitability as a position-location device for use in RVN. The IPL offers several advantages over other position-location methods, and can be used when other methods are not available, are restricted, or are ineffective.

Descriptors :   *RADIO NAVIGATION, *POSITION FINDING, RADIO COMPASSES, ACCEPTABILITY, CALIBRATION, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT, ACCURACY, ANTENNAS, INFANTRY, ARMY OPERATIONS, TACTICAL WARFARE.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE