Accession Number : AD0774655
Title : Surveillance and Communication Issues in the Transition to a Discrete Address System, Task A.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB
Personal Author(s) : Wells,W. I. ; Kramer,R.
Report Date : 26 DEC 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 112
Abstract : The report discusses the transition from the ATCRBS-based surveillance function with voice radio only to a DABS-based surveillance function with integral digital communication capability to support IPC and automation. Recommendations are directed toward alleviation of certain problems already evident and toward preparation for the dployment of DABS beginning in the late 1970's.
Descriptors : *Air traffic control systems, Radar beacons, Data links, Digital systems, Surveillance
Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE