Session C4: Complementary PNT 4: Naturally Occurring Measurement Sources – Including gravity, magnetic fields, lightning


Date: Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Time: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Ballroom D

Session Chairs:
Dr. Benjamin Lane
Dr. Gregory Hennessy
US Naval Observatory

10:50 a.m. Advancing the State of the Art for Magnetometer Calibration on an F16 Magnetic Navigation System: Aaron Canciani, Air Force Institute of Technology
11:10 a.m. Magnetic Anomaly Navigation Flight Testing on an F-16: Daniel J. Clarke, Justin T. Soeder, Raina L. Duncan, Bryce M. Turner, Casey V. Horgan, and Christopher L. Ames, U.S. Air Force
11:30 a.m. Magnetic Anomaly Aided Navigation Results from Airborne Flight Test including Edwards AFB and PNTAX 2020: Paul Samanant, Trevor Stephens, Rob Compton, Blaise Morton, Honeywell; Aaron Canciani, NRO; Aaron Nielson, AFIT
11:50 a.m. Boeing Modern Terrain Referenced Navigation Design Including Navigation Whisker: R. (Ken) Li, C.J. Yoo, Cody Gruebele , Paul Haug, Andrey Tolstov, BOEING Research & Technology; Tom Tsao, BDS
1. Magnetic Velocity and Position (MVP) Sensing for APNT: Rick Vosburgh, Archaius LLC
2. Shipboard Calibration of a Strapdown Vector Magnetometer: Paul Frontera, US Naval Academy; Stephen M. Alessandrini, Lockheed Martin Corporation
3. Operationalizing MagNav: Aaron Nielsen, Jeremy Gray, Joseph Curro, AFIT/ANT Center; Evelyn Boettcher, DiDacTex, LLC.; Robert C. Leishman, AFIT/ANT Center

Lunch in Exhibit Hall: 12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.