Accession Number : ADA113047

Title :   Marine Air Traffic Control and Landing System (METCALS) Investigation.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : GEORGIA INST OF TECH ATLANTA ENGINEERING EXPERIMENT STATION

Personal Author(s) : Trebits,Robert N ; Sjoberg,Eric S ; Efurd,Raymond B ; Perry,Benjamin ; Corbin,Mark A

PDF Url : ADA113047

Report Date : Feb 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 172

Abstract : A television tracker system for the AN/TPN-22 radar was designed, assembled, and delivered. A cursor whose position is determined by the radar's tracking solution is superimposed on a TV camera image of the aircraft on its landing approach. Alphanumeric data also appear on the display for video tape documentation purposes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Air traffic control systems, *Radar, Marine Corps aviation, Television tracking, Landing aids, Video tape recording, Television cameras, Solutions(General), Images, Tracking, Aircraft, Landing, Documents, Approach

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE