Accession Number : ADD007938

Title :   Two Tone Tracker.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Maxwell,Richard F , Jr

Report Date : 13 May 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A command-to-line-of-sight missile tracking system which employs spectral wavelength diversity and amplitude modulation of a beacon to effect an optical FM data link. The disclosed system provides advantages of suppression of interference radiation within the tracker field of view and relative simplicity of tracker mechanization. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Command guidance, *Optical tracking, *Guided missiles, Line of sight, Data links, Frequency modulation

Subject Categories : Guided Missiles
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE