Accession Number : ADP005818

Title :   Development of the Integrated All-Weather Navigation System for Tornado,

Corporate Author : MESSERSCHMITT-BOELKOW-BLOHM G M B H MUNICH (GERMANY F R)

Personal Author(s) : Hupke, Frank ; Schwegler, Florian

Report Date : 04 JUL 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The integrated navigation system for the Tornado weapon system has now been in service for almost 10 years. A detailed presentation will be given on the following topics: primary development approach, problems encountered in development and solutions, side developments that were not implemented for various reasons, methods used for optimization, and modifications of the filter as revisions of the Tornado navigation system were performed.

Descriptors :   *NAVIGATION COMPUTERS, *KALMAN FILTERING, ALL WEATHER, AVIONICS, JET FIGHTERS, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, OPTIMIZATION, GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, WEST GERMANY.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE