Accession Number:

AD0787452

Title:

Engineering and Development Program Plan - Area Navigation,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF SYSTEMS ENGINEERING M ANAGEMENT

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

The program development plan provides the research and development necessary to support the evaluation of the concepts and provide answers to critical issues affecting the implementation of area navigation RNAV as described in the report of the Joint FAAIndustry Area Navigation Task Force, Application of Area Navigation in the National Airspace System. The program objectives, background, interfaces, technical approach, resource requirements and schedules are detailed in the plan. The program is responsive to the R and D requested efforts outlined in the Task Force Report. The work efforts are divided into five interdependent product activities RNAV Payoff Analysis, RNAV Terminal Design, RNAV En Route Design, RNAV Avionics and Supporting Studies. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Flight Control and Instrumentation
  • Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE