Accession Number : AD0707186

Title :   R AND D PLAN TO INCREASE AIRPORT AND AIRWAY SYSTEM CAPACITY. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION.

Descriptive Note : Working paper.

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF ASSOCIATE ADMINISTRAT OR ENGINEERING/DEVELOPMENT

Report Date : MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : The purpose of the research and development activity described is to achieve the national goal of providing an air transportation system for all categories of aviation commensurate with projected growth of the air transportation industry. The funding estimates included represent current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) technical judgments of the FAA sponsored R and D effort required to meet the goal of increasing airport and airway system capacity to levels forecasted for the 1980 to 1995 period. (Author)

Descriptors :   *AIR TRANSPORTATION, *AIRPORTS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, FLIGHT PATHS, PREDICTIONS, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, RUNWAYS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE