Accession Number:

ADA170793

Title:

Aircraft Avionics Suitable for Advanced Approach Applications. Volume 1. Aircraft Fleet Equipage.

Descriptive Note:

Avionics study,

Corporate Author:

RJO ENTERPRISES LANHAM MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

117.0

Abstract:

This report catalogs the aircraft avionics suitable for advanced approach applications. The configuration and model numbers of avionics used in navigation and approached for landing are provided for 79 different types of aircraft. Aircraft are grouped into five used communities which cover Major Air Carriers, Regional Air Carriers, Executive Jets, General Aviation Aircraft, and IFR Helicopters. Avionics evaluation includes VOR NAVs, ADFs, DMEs, RNAVs, AFCS, weather radar and the associated display instruments. These navigation systems are the most popular units for navgiation and landing in todays aircraft. ILS glideslope receivers, marker beacon systems, navigation management systems, vertical navigation systems, and long range navigation systems are not covered.

Subject Categories:

  • Civilian Aircraft
  • Flight Control and Instrumentation
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE