Accession Number:

AD0779556

Title:

ATC Surveillance/Communication Analysis and Planning.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical summary rept. 1 Dec 73-28 Feb 74.

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

During the period of the report, effort continued on the three tasks previously covered by the Agreement Task B, ASR Improvement Program, Task D, NAFEC Support, and Task E, Precision Altitude and Landing Monitor. Progress on each of these tasks is reported below. Also during the period of this report, Task F, Evaluation of Simulated Airborne Traffic Situation Display ATSD utilizing postulated ATCRBS, DABS, and Synchro-DABS data bases, was initiated. This evaluation is being conducted by a consortium of three on-campus M.I.T. Laboratories - the Electronic Systems, Flight Transportation, and Manned Vehicle Laboratories. Progress on Task F is reported and Management by monthly letter reports and consequently will not be included in Quarterly Technical Summaries.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE