15 December 1965
DATE: 1 July 1964
ITEM NAME: AIRCRAFT RADAR EQUIPMENT
COGNIZANT SERVICE: USN
TYPE: ASC, ASC-1
FEDERAL STOCK NUMBER:
STATUS OR TYPE CLASSIFICATION
Mfg(s) Name or Code Number: Western Electric Co., Inc., New York, N. Y.
The ASC and ASC-1 are identical in performance
but different slightly in mechanical construction.
The ASC and ASC-1 are installed in aircraft for use
in the detection of surface vessels at ranges of 4, 20,
50, and 100 nautical miles. They are also equipped to
provide beacon operation for homing and navigation,
and for operation with IFF equipment.
Peak Power Output: 25 kw
They will operate satisfactorily at altitudes up to
15,000feet in the temperature range of-40 to +55
Presentation: 3-, 5-, and ?-in. CRT
degrees C with relative humidities as high as 95%.
RELATION TO SIMILAR EQUIPMENT