Three Category 3 ILS systems (designated FAA Mark 3 ILS) featuring wide aperture parabolic localizer antennae were developed, fabricated, and delivered for installation at: Atlanta, GA.; NAFEC, Atlantic City, N.J., and San Francisco, CA. A presentation of significant system requirements is followed by a general description of system design. Results of design studies, testing, installation, and field evaluation are furnished with a description of problems encountered and corrective action taken. In conclusion, the system is recommended as suitable for Cat 3 ILS operation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Instruments, Incorporated

    13510 North Central Expressway
    Dallas, TX  United States  75222

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Systems R&D Service, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Fossier, R
  • Publication Date: 1974-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 142 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00093526
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TI-92614 Final Rpt., FAA-RD-74-180
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA71WA-2635
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 21 1976 12:00AM