Accession Number : AD0768698

Title :   Operational Evaluation of the ARTS II Radar Alphanumeric Display Subsystem (RADS).

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Akers,James F. ; Clark,Robert A.

Report Date : OCT 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : A programmable, nontracking beacon Automated Radar Terminal System (ARTS II A) was installed in a TRACON configuration at the National Aviation Facilities Experimental Center. The operational suitability of the Radar Alphanumeric Display Subsystem (RADS) was evaluated. The and Data Block Offset Switch are recommended. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *DISPLAY SYSTEMS), (*RADAR EQUIPMENT, DISPLAY SYSTEMS), RADAR BEACONS, AUTOMATION, ACCEPTABILITY

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE