Accession Number : ADA956301

Title :   Radar Fundamentals,

Corporate Author : AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTS LAB DEER PARK NY

Personal Author(s) : Ritow, Ira

Report Date : NOV 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Elements of the basic system for spotting airborne objects are described, and by means of a model radar set, the effects of such parameters as frequency, pulse width and repetition frequency, bandwidth of receiver and antenna beamwidth are evaluated, particularly with respect to range. Use of doppler effect and moving-target indicators described, also beacons. Principles of tracking radar.

Descriptors :   *RADAR TRACKING, *RADAR EQUIPMENT, AIRBORNE, AERIAL TARGETS, DOPPLER EFFECT, MOVING TARGET INDICATORS.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE