Accession Number:

ADA089407

Title:

Preliminary Test Plans of ATC Concepts for Longer Term Improvement (Helicopter Operations Development Program).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AUTOMATION INDUSTRIES INC SILVER SPRING MD VITRO LABS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

Test and simulation planning is documented for longer-term improvements in helicopter ATC concepts, which are classified into the following categories 1 Offshore Route Structure in the Gulf of Mexico, 2 Secondary Radar, 3 Analysis of Navigation Errors in the Gulf, 4 Offshore Surveillance and Communications to 300 NM Range, 5 Real-Time Reporting of Aircraft-Derived Position, 6 VHF Communications Study in the CONUS, 7 ATC Implications of Alternate Airports for Helicopters, and 8 Wake Vortex Separation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Air Navigation and Guidance
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE