Accession Number:

AD0754342

Title:

Cold Fog Dispersal Operations at Orly Airport, Paris, France, Winter 1970-71.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

PARIS AIRPORT AUTHORITY (FRANCE) EQUIPMENT DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

The report describes the operational results of Ground-Based Propane Cold Fog Dispersal System at Orly Airport, Paris, France during seven periods of cold fog which occurred during the winter of 1970-71. The propagation of RVR improvement and the effectiveness of the fog dispersal operation is described for each case. A costbenefit analysis demonstrates that the propane fog-dispersal installation at Orly Airport benefits and airlines, airport, and passengers. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE