Accession Number:

ADA073178

Title:

Operational Evaluation of an Optical Infrared Airborne Proximity Warning Indicator (APWI).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 76-Aug 77,

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC SYSTEMS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the results of an operational evaluation conducted between April 1976 and August 1977 by general aviation pilots on an Airborne Proximity Warning Indicator APWI. The APWI evaluated was a Rock Avionic Systems unit which was produced by the Scientific Prototype Manufacturing Compnay. The FAA conducted an operational evaluation of the Rock Avionic APWI using four systems installed in general aviation aircraft. The evaluation produced results consisting of questionnaires completed by the general aviation pilots who flew the system. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE