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ITS Propagation Measurement Data

FTP ftp://flattop.its.bldrdoc.gov/propdata/ access raw propagation measurements from FTP directories.

  • Phase 2 data - spot measurements for UHF frequencies (300-3000MHz)
    • R1 = Colorado Plains
    • R2 = Colorado Mountains
    • R3 = Simulating Air-to-Ground
    • R4 = From within a Woods
    • VA = Virginia Piedmont
  • Phase 1 data - spot measurements for VHF frequencies (30-300MHz)
    • PL = Colorado Plains
    • MT = Colorado Mountains
    • OH = Ohio Hills
  • Low Antenna data - spot measurements for UHF frequencies (300-3000MHz) with antenna heights that are 3 meters or less
    • Data access for Low Antenna data has not yet begun.
    • WY = Laramie Mountains
    • ID = Snake River Plateau
    • WA = Columbia River Plateau
  • Long Term data - Long term distributions of tropospheric transmission loss
    • Data access for Long Term data has not yet begun.

To install the Profile Plot Program (PFL_PLOT) for Windows-95/98/NT/2000 download PFL_PLOT.exe and install from your hard drive.

README.txt file describes installation procedures.

If the software does not run because of a missing DLL, get salflibc.dll and put it into your C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM directory.

For more information contact Paul McKenna, pmcKenna@its.bldrdoc.gov, 303-497-3474