Accession Number : ADD012463

Title :   Aircraft Collision Warning System.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Conrad,Raymond W

Report Date : 15 Aug 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : An aircraft collision warning system in which a low power pulsed laser system projects narrow bandwidth radiation into 4 pi steradians around an aircraft and a matched, narrow bandwidth receiver system, with a 4 pi steradian field-of-view which detects such radiation emitted from another aircraft within range of the receiver and activates appropriate warning.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *WARNING SYSTEMS, *AIRCRAFT, AVIATION SAFETY, APPROACH INDICATORS, VISUAL FLIGHT RULES, VISION, COLLISION AVOIDANCE, PULSED LASERS, BANDWIDTH, RADIATION, TRANSMITTER RECEIVERS

Subject Categories : Flight Control and Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE