SAN FRANCISCO VESSEL TRAFFIC SYSTEM TEST OF THE AUTOMATIC DETECTION AND TRACKING SUBSYSTEMS

A test and evaluation program of the Vessel Traffic System for the San Francisco Bay area is being reported. Tests have been completed that compare the new VTS with that of the previous Harbor Advisory Radar and evaluate the VTS manual radar operation. This report presents the results of performance and parameter measurement tests made on the automatic detection and tracking (ADT) subsystems of the VTS.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Johns Hopkins University, Laurel

    Applied Physics Laboratory, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road
    Laurel, MD  USA  20723-6099
  • Authors:
    • Frock, J R
    • Shepperd, I J
    • Voss, P J
  • Publication Date: 1974-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 231 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072419
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: APL-FS-74-074
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 12 1974 12:00AM