Accession Number : ADA261376


Title :   Proceedings of the Aircraft Wake Vortices Conference Held in Washington, DC on October 29 - 31, 1991. Volume 1, Papers 1-29.


Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings


Corporate Author : JOHN A VOLPE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER CAMBRIDGE MA


Personal Author(s) : Hallock, J N


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a261376.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 526


Abstract : This volume contains the proceedings of the international conference of Aircraft Wake Vortices held at the Quality Hotel Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, on October 29-31, 1991. The contributed papers discuss technological advances in the knowledge of the phenomenon, its effect on aircraft and airport capacity, detection techniques, and vortex avoidance schemes.


Descriptors :   *AIRCRAFT , *VORTICES , *HELICOPTERS , *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS , *WAKE , *AIRPORTS , *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TERMINAL AREAS , *AIRCRAFT LANDINGS , *AVIATION SAFETY , DATA BASES , FLIGHT TESTING , SYMPOSIA , AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS , WING TIPS , FLOW SEPARATION , MIXING , AVIATION ACCIDENTS , HAZARDS , TURBULENT FLOW , TURBULENCE , WEATHER , LESSONS LEARNED , DETECTION


Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Terminal Flight Facilities
      Commercial and General Aviation
      Electricity and Magnetism


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE