Accession Number : ADA332380

Title :   Truetime MK-V 151-301-522 P/Y Code GPS Receiver Live Static Test

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Powers, Edward D. ; Jones, Edward C. ; Brad, Jimmie

PDF Url : ADA332380

Report Date : 24 NOV 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : The GPS Program Offices, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, has established a Center of Expertise (COE) comprised of several agencies, each providing unique GPS test capabilities for the purpose of developing a Commercial Receiver Test Program (CRTP). The Responsible Test Organization (RTO) for the COE is the 746th Test Group, 46th Guidance Test Squadron, Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has been designed as a COE with the responsibility of testing the time output characteristics and accuracy of the commercial receivers. The NRL clock testing facility has time traceable to the U.S. Naval Observatory and the procedures used are taken from the CORE INS/GR/EGI TEST PLAN prepared by RTO.

Descriptors :   *GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, *RADIO RECEIVERS, *STATIC TESTS, TEST AND EVALUATION, SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS, COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT, RADIO LINKS, COMMUNICATION SATELLITES.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE