Accession Number : AD0658215

Title :   A METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL IMPROVEMENTS AND APPLICATION TO ALL-WEATHER LANDING SYSTEMS, VOLUME II.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes.

Corporate Author : UNITED RESEARCH INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Report Date : 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 116

Abstract : Contents: Evaluation of benefits in dollar terms: the economic theory; Estimating the demand for commercial air transport; The effects of price and reliability on demand; Determination of cost effects of improvements; Analysis of probability of avoiding aviation accidents; Methods of estimating the physical gain from new airway and airport facilities; Results of the analysis of delay, diversion, and cancellation; Dollar benefits from all-weather landing system installations; Methods of multivariate regression; Weather at the sample airports during 1957; Sources of data - demand analysis.

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, COST EFFECTIVENESS), (*INSTRUMENT LANDINGS, *ALL WEATHER AVIATION), ECONOMICS, COSTS, CIVIL AVIATION, AVIATION SAFETY

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE