Accession Number : AD0705077
Title : ECONOMIC STUDIES AND SOME TEST RESULTS FROM FOG DISSIPATION SYSTEMS IN FRANCE.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C SYSTEMS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICE
Personal Author(s) : Northedge,Robert L.
Report Date : APR 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 63
Abstract : Contents: Experimental 'In Situ' of the effective temperature threshold of the supercooled fog dispersal installation at Orly airport; Fog dispersal operations on supercooled fog (temperature less than 0C) at Orly confirmed that 0C is the efficiency threshold for a ground base device utilizing liquid propane sprayers; Thermic defogging using the turboclair method - setting-up a pilot installation; Profitability of a defogging installation; Turboclair installation profitability study. (Author)
Descriptors : (*LANDING FIELDS, FOG), (*FOG, SCATTERING), VISIBILITY, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, PROPANE, SPRAYS, OPERATION, COSTS, AIRPORTS, SUPERCOOLING, FRANCE
Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE