TERPROM provides navigational accuracy for fixed and rotary wing aircraft of 15-30 meters even where GPS is denied, and is used for predictive ground collision avoidance, accurate terrain following flight plus wire and obstacle avoidance.
What does T/F stand for?
T/F stands for Terrain Following
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The weather was clear and as such we decided to fly visual contour so we didn't have to worry about terrain following maneuver limitations (45 degrees of bank).
The P-51 Mustang plane, piloted by a veteran movie stunt flyer, had been modified ahead of the airshow, including a number of changes which had not been tested, according to (NTSB) said the "experimental North America P-51D, N79111, impacted terrain following a loss of control while maneuvering" at Reno airport.
The exclusive floating tongue offers excellent terrain following for uniform planting depth.
The average radar section does not understand track volume, manual terrain following, enemy weapons ballistics, ground clutter reduction and how the shelter uses the parameters entered into the computer.
``During the flight, we performed terrain following testing to ensure that AFSOC (Air Force Special Operations Command) is getting all the capabilities they need,'' said Jan Tomeny, 418th FLTS lead flight test engineer for AMP.
The first CV-22 prototype at Edwards began terrain following radar flights in April and logged the 500th Osprey flight hour since the tilt rotor resumed testing in May 2002.
Based on the older APG-65, this offered new air-to-ground operating modes such as terrain following and clearance, plus higher resolution ground mapping, features which made the aircraft a viable replacement for the subsonic Grumman A-6 Intruder carrier-based strike aircraft.