Accession Number : AD0749326

Title :   A Method for Solution of an Air Traffic Control Problem.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Franke,Richard H.

Report Date : 25 JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : A method is given for computing flight plans for aircraft returning to the carrier after a mission. The basic goal is to minimize the total flight time for the landing aircraft, while maintaining various individual and interactive constraints on the aircraft. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARRIER LANDINGS, *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS), AUTOMATIC PILOTS, FLIGHT PATHS, OPTIMIZATION, QUEUEING THEORY, TIME STUDIES, FORMATION FLIGHT, TURNING FLIGHT, INTERACTIONS

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE