Accession Number : AD0754342

Title :   Cold Fog Dispersal Operations at Orly Airport, Paris, France, Winter 1970-71.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : PARIS AIRPORT AUTHORITY (FRANCE) EQUIPMENT DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Fabre,R.

Report Date : NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : The report describes the operational results of Ground-Based Propane Cold Fog Dispersal System at Orly Airport, Paris, France during seven periods of cold fog which occurred during the winter of 1970-71. The propagation of RVR improvement and the effectiveness of the fog dispersal operation is described for each case. A cost/benefit analysis demonstrates that the propane fog-dispersal installation at Orly Airport benefits and airlines, airport, and passengers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FOG, REMOVAL), (*AIRPORTS, VISIBILITY), PROPANE, COST EFFECTIVENESS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, FRANCE

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE