IMPACT OF OBSTACLE SHADOWS ON MONOPULSE AZIMUTH ESTIMATE

Obstacle shadows, within view of a sensor using monopulse azimuth estimate, cause an error in the azimuth estimate. This report discusses the azimuth error as a function of obstacle dimension and position, and the sensor antenna illumination.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Lincoln Laboratory

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Lexington, MA  USA  02173

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Systems R&D Service, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    ,   USA 
  • Authors:
    • Spiridon, A
  • Publication Date: 1975-7-17

Media Info

  • Pagination: 60 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092978
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ATC-50 Proj. Rpt., FAA-RD-75-91
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA72WAI-261
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1976 12:00AM