Aviation Weather Surveillance Systems – Advanced Radar and Surface Sensors for Flight Safety and Air Traffic Management
ISBN/ASIN: 9781591248958,9780852969373 | 1999 | English | pdf | 482/391 pages | 19.6 Mb
Publisher: Institution of Engineering and Technology | Author: Mahapatra, Pravas
This book has been written to provide a comprehensive introduction to the science, sensors and systems that form modern aviation weather surveillance systems. Focusing on radar-based surveillance, it deals in logical, stepwise detail with the fundamentals of the various disciplines involved and with their complex interplay. This includes giving a background to aviation systems and control, atmospheric and meteorological aspects, weather issues in relation to aviation, and broad coverage of modern aviation weather surveillance and information systems, including detailed material on Doppler weather radar, plus new generation atmospheric sensors.