European Facility For Airborne Research July 3, 2020, 00:35
|Name||AWI Trimble 4000 SSI GPS|
|Name||Global Positioning System|
|Measured parameter||Aircraft position, velocity and attitude|
Measures distance from at least 4 satellites to calculate aircraft position. Can then be used to calculate aircraft velocities.
|External dimension||Antenna without ground/reflector plate: 15x15x15cm Receiver: 10x25x30cm|
|Operating mode||Remote sensing|
No operator during operation required.
14W 28V DC
POLAR 2, POLAR 5
GPS reference stations in survey area required. For GPS post-processing precise ephemerides are required.
Instrument could be borrowed, if not for AWI campaigns.
|Could also fit on any aircraft having the following characteristics|