Design of an improved antenna system for the Department of Transport range positioning system

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleReport (National Research Council of Canada. Radio and Electrical Engineering Division : ERB); no. ERB-855
Physical description14 p.
AbstractPreliminary field trials of a 3.2-cm Motorola range positioning system used by the Department of Transport for the positioning of sounding vessels have revealed that the system suffers from range limitation, and interference from marine radars. In an attempt to overcome both these deficiencies the design of a higher-gain transponder antenna and a shipboard omnidirectional antenna was carried out.
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PublisherNational Research Council of Canada, Radio and Electrical Engineering Division
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NPARC number21276325
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Record created2015-10-02
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