Accession Number : ADA123828


Title :   Oceanic Area System Improvement Study (OASIS). Volume IV. Caribbean Region Air Traffic Services System Description.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : SRI INTERNATIONAL MENLO PARK CA


Personal Author(s) : Couluris,George J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a123828.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 124


Abstract : This report describes the present air traffic services (ATS) system in the CAR (Caribbean) region. This system provides ATC, flight information, and alerting services to aircraft in oceanic control areas (CTAs)/flight information regions (FIRs). The report addresses the operations, technical components, and costs of the following ATS units: Houston Area Control Center (ACC), Merida ACC, Miami ACC, San Juan ACC, Habana ACC, Kingston ACC, Curacao ACC, Piarco ACC, Maiquetia ACC, Santo Domingo ACC, and Port-au-Prince Flight Information Center (FIC).


Descriptors :   *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS , *COMMERCIAL AVIATION , MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , COST ANALYSIS , RADAR TRACKING , SCHEDULING , AIR TO SURFACE , AIR SPACE , INFORMATION CENTERS , ROUTING , DOMESTIC , INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS , VERY HIGH FREQUENCY , VOICE COMMUNICATIONS , NAVIGATIONAL AIDS , RADIO STATIONS , OVERSEAS , CARIBBEAN SEA


Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation
      Administration and Management
      Air Navigation and Guidance


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE