A Hybrid Navigation System, Radio Aid Computer Programming Study; report at the end of the second year

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Author(s)Berry RE
Series Editor(s)Cox NSM
Publication type Report
Series TitleComputing Laboratory Technical Report Series
DateNovember 1969
Report Number3
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This report describes the work undertaken in the preceding year of this study. A large part of the work has been the development of methods for the rapid evaluation of a latitude, longitude position fix from a given set of Omega lines of position. Details are given of a method for approximating latitude and longitude in a given region by a function of two Omega values (ie tow Omega lane numbers), and also of a method for calculating directly the latitude longitude of a given intersection of two Omega position lines assuming these to be given on a spherical earth. A description of a much more efficient program of 'the full geodesic type' is also presented.
InstitutionComputing Laboratory, The University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Place PublishedNewcastle upon Tyne
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