Accession Number : ADD002367

Title :   Earth Reference Thin-Film Magnetometer Compass Exhibiting Total Tilt Immunity.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Stucki,Frank F ; Herbert,James

Report Date : 09 Mar 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The patent describes a thin film compass apparatus using a plurality of thin film magnetometers arranged in an orthogonal coordinate system to provide an earth reference compass having total tilt immunity.

Descriptors :   *Compasses, *Patents, Magnetometers, Thin films

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE