Accession Number:

AD0283060

Title:

ACTIVITY REPORT

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Corporate Author:

NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY N J

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Report Date:

1962-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents APPROACH AND LANDING SYSTEMS ANGSN-5A, BLEU landing system, REGAL, FLARESCAN, and ANAPN-114. AIRPORT LIGHTING SYSTEMS Sylvania simplified approach lights, centerline taxiway lighting, runway crossbars and distance-to-go signs, shield for approach light sequence flasher, semi-flush mounted runway lights, comparison of U. S. Red-White VGSI and Australian TEE-VGSI, and heliport surface lights. DATA ACQUISITION AND PROCESSING A GSN-11 and data processing central. NAVIGATION Doppler VORTACAN colocation tests, radio doppler direction finding, minimum air navigation, and pictorial displays and course line computers. RESEARCH ATC concepts for supersonic and hypersonic vehicles, weather hazards detection and circumnavigation, advanced communications techniques for LODISNAV, pilot warning information requirements, Hawaiian Islands ATC simulation study, and water equeezertype aircraft arresting system. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE