Accession Number : ADA140728

Title :   AN/TPN-19 Improvements Program Management Plan.

Corporate Author : ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS DIV HANSCOM AFB MA

Report Date : FEB 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : The purpose of the AN/TPN-19 Landing Control Central (LCC) is to provide a modern, reliable, air transportable Terminal Area Radar Air Traffic Control System to perform effectively under conditions of heavy precipitation and high traffic density in support of world wide tactical operations. The AN/TPN-19 program resulted in the procurement of 11 systems: 2 prototypes refurbished to production configuration, and 9 production units. The present program directs Air Force Systems Command (AFSC) to initiate a program to improve the operational effectiveness of the AN/TPN-19 LCC. Air Force Logistics Command (AFLC) is designated supporting command, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC) the operating command and Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center (AFOTEC) and Air Training Command (ATC) the participating commands.

Descriptors :   *Aircraft landings, *Control systems, *Radar equipment, Communication equipment, Air Force Logistics Command, Operational effectiveness, Military operations, Air Force Systems Command, Management planning and control, Air Force operations, Precipitation, Tactical warfare, Configurations, High density, Production, Traffic, Global

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE