Accession Number : ADD018295

Title :   Portable Antenna Controller.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 7 Jun 95, patented 3 Dec 96,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Arico, Joseph A

Report Date : 03 Dec 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A portable antenna control unit that operates a radar antenna and simulates various control signals that are generated by a fire control radar. The antenna control unit can be interfaced to a standard commercial, portable computer, or it can be portable, stand alone unit, manually controlled and easily transported to a test range. Both embodiments diagnose problems in an antenna radar system antenna without installing an entire radar system.

Descriptors :   *CONTROL SYSTEMS, *RADAR ANTENNAS, *PATENTS, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT, FIRE CONTROL RADAR, CIRCUIT ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE