Accession Number:

ADA350596

Title:

Final Report for Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) Controller Equipment (ACE) Operational Test and Evaluation

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

Report Date:

1998-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

The Automated Surface Observing System ASOS Controller Equipment ACE system is a display system that provides weather products from the ASOS and other weather product systems to the Federal Aviation Administration FAA Air Traffic Control Towers ATCTs, Terminal Radar Approach Control TRACON, and other selected locations. Operational Test and Evaluation OTE of the ACE was conducted in four phases, commencing at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center in July 1995 and concluding at the Will Rogers World Airport, Oklahoma City Oklahoma OKC and DallasFt. Worth International Airport, Irving, Texas DFW, in April 1997. The purpose of the OTE was to evaluate the performance of the ACE display system. This final report describes the results of OTE testing conducted on the ACE.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Meteorology
  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE