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