TESTS WITH WILCOX SLOTTED-CYLINDER VOR ANTENNA

An improved Wilcox slotted-cylinder VOR antenna was evaluated when configured for VOR, VOR/DME, and VORTAC operations. Airborne and ground measurements which included bearing error, vertical polarization, and 'cone of confusion' tests determined that the antenna meets Federal Aviation Administration operating tolerances.

  • Corporate Authors:

    NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER

    ATLANTIC CITY, NJ  USA 

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20591
  • Authors:
    • BELL, W E
    • Lind, E N
  • Publication Date: 1976-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 43 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00137006
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-NA-75-68, FAA-RD-76-30
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 23 2002 12:00AM