OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF A MICROWAVE LANDING SYSTEM

D. F. Folland

Peer Reviewed

Abstract: A brief description of the glide slope, localizer; and aircraft equipment comprising the Microwave Landing System is given. The operational requirements of a radio landing system as set forth by ICAO are presented and the operation of the Microwave Landing System is compared with these requirements. Typical manual and automatic flight recordings are shown and discussed.
Published in: NAVIGATION, Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 1, Number 12
Pages: 246 - 254
Cite this article: Folland, D. F., "OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF A MICROWAVE LANDING SYSTEM", NAVIGATION, Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 1, No. 12, 1948, pp. 246-254.
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