Accession Number:

AD0608049

Title:

AIRPORT/HELIPORT MARKING AND LIGHTING SYSTEMS: A SUMMARY REPORT ON HUMAN FACTORS RESEARCH.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

HUMAN SCIENCES RESEARCH INC MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

1964-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

Six recently completed research tasks concerned with human factors considerations in airportheliport marking and lighting systems are summarized. The research tasks included 1 surveys of prior operational flight tests, human factors data, and past, present, and proposed marking and lighting components and systems, 2 studies contributing to the development of airportheliport marking and lighting designs, and 3 studies contributing to the screening and evaluation of proposed airportheliport marking and lighting systems. For each summary the significance of the study to airportheliport marking and lighting systems is stated. This is followed, in order, by a brief description of the study procedure, the major study findings, and implications that these findings may have for management and operational personnel as well as for human factors specialists. In addition to the summaries the broader implications of the total research effort are discussed.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE