Accession Number:

ADA024428

Title:

Automated VHF Frequency Assignment System (FAS) for FAA Air Traffic Control Communications.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST ANNAPOLIS MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

98.0

Abstract:

An automated frequency assignment system FAS was developed as a means of providing frequency assignment plans for FAA Air Traffic Control ATC VHF communications facilities. The FAS consists of a series of computer models described herein. Examples are included of how the model inputs can be varied to investigate the advantages of different assignment procedures. The system can be used for assignment gaming, including partial and complete assignments, detecting violators, statistical analyses, and plots of service volume.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE