Accession Number : ADA019965
Title : FAA Lightning Protection Study: Lightning Protection Requirements for Airport Surveillance Radar Model ASR-7.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan-30 Jun 75,
Corporate Author : ROME AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER GRIFFISS AFB N Y
Personal Author(s) : Huddleston,Gene K. ; Bush,Gary G.
Report Date : JUL 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 173
Abstract : The protection situations and requirements for the landlines of the ASR-7 radar in regard to lightning- and EMP-induced surges are presented. Gasfilled surge arrestors supplemented with avalanche diode transient suppressors with associated series line resistances are recommended to protect susceptible circuits connected to the buried landlines.
Descriptors : *Lightning arresters, *Airport radar systems, Transients, Suppressors, Avalanche diodes, Electromagnetic pulses, Search radar, Electric cables, Underground
Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE