Accession Number : AD0776145

Title :   Test and Evaluation of a Conflict Alert Capability for the NAS Enroute System.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. May-Sep 73,

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

Personal Author(s) : Levy,Joseph ; Ranger,Frederick

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A series of tests of a conflict alert capability was conducted over a period of four months to evaluate the operational suitability of a system which alerts radar controllers to potential violation of radar separation standards. These tests were conducted in a beacon only high-altitude airspace environment with simulated digital target data. The report describes these tests and the results obtained. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Air traffic control systems, Air traffic controllers, Automatic, Warning systems, Collisions

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE