Accession Number : ADD018504
Title : Manual Probe Acquisition System.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 3 Feb 65, patented 12 Nov 96,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Perry, John D
Report Date : 12 Nov 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : A probe acquisition and display system is disclosed featuring one simple control for acquiring, tracking, and instantaneously locking for a missile control radar. The system provides for fast initial target acquisition and re-acquisition in the presence of intentional or unintentional interference. A dual trace oscilloscope display is provided with radar tracking (range) gate and a probe is used to touch a target on the display by a radar operator.
Descriptors : *PROBES, *RADAR TRACKING, *PATENTS, GUIDED MISSILES, DETECTORS, ACQUISITION, TARGET ACQUISITION, TRACKING, TARGETS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, MANUAL OPERATION, OSCILLOSCOPES, RADAR OPERATORS
Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE