Accession Number : AD0733754

Title :   Collision Risk Model for NAT Region.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s) : Hershkowitz,Ronald

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : The paper reviews and summarizes the essential features of the collision risk model used to analyze the effects of separation standards on safety for the parallel tracking system employed in the North Atlantic. The derivation of the model is traced from a set of basic assumptions to formulation of various philosophies and a brief set of conclusions and recommendations for future work. A complete reference list is included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AVIATION ACCIDENTS, PROBABILITY), AVIATION SAFETY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, ATLANTIC OCEAN

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE