Accession Number : AD0710506

Title :   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONAL EVALUATION OF THE DIRECT ALTITUDE AND IDENTITY READOUT (DAIR) SYSTEM (INTERROGATOR SET/TPX-42).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 68-Jul 69,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY N J

Personal Author(s) : Bradley,Anthony D. ; Tarr,Robert L.

Report Date : AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The report presents a summary of both the technical and operational evaluation of the AN/TPX-42 Direct Altitude and Identity Readout (DAIR) equipment. It includes a brief description of the system and a statement of the purpose and specific objectives of the effort. Following a statement of the testing and data collection methods employed during the evaluation, the major conclusions are listed concerning the technical suitability, operational capability, controller utility, maintainability, and reliability of the DAIR System. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *PLAN POSITION INDICATORS), (*RADAR EQUIPMENT, IDENTIFICATION SYSTEMS), RADAR BEACONS, AIRPORT RADAR SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TERMINAL AREAS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, ACCEPTABILITY

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE