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LOW COST ALTITUDE SENSOR FOR GPS COMMERCIAL AVIATION APPLICATIONS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000006940D
Original Publication Date: 1993-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Feb-11
Document File: 2 page(s) / 88K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Christopher Kent Moyer

Abstract

Ordnance (bomb) fuzing technology is used by the military to accurately determine height above ground for air burst detonation of delivered ordnance by Doppler radar techniques which calculate the distance from a falling bomb to the surface. Fuzes are low cost, expend- able items produced in high volume by Motorola GEG.