Accession Number:

ADA036727

Title:

Airborne Proximity Warning Instrument Laboratory Tests.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. for period ending Dec 74,

Corporate Author:

TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

An Airborne Proximity Warning Instrument APWI designed and manufactured by Rock Avionics, New York, was subjected to a short laboratory test at the Transportation Systems Center to determine the suitability of this product for further evaluation as an aid to visual detection of other aircraft. The test results were affirmative with regard to the parameters tested namely, sensor pattern and freedom from false alarm. Sensitivity was tested only to ascertain the feasibility of field andor flight tests. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Commercial and General Aviation
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE