Accession Number : AD0777174

Title :   Automation of the Landing Control of Aircraft,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Belogorodskii,S. L.

Report Date : 07 MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 517

Abstract : Questions on the automation of one of the most complex stages of flight -- the landing of the aircraft -- are examined. The operating principles of the radio technical devices utilized for formation of landing trajectories are illuminated. Questions of the dynamics of semiautomatic and automatic aircraft control are presented and block diagrams and features of domestic and foreign systems of automated landing control of aircraft are examined.

Descriptors :   *Aircraft landings, *Automatic pilots, *Air traffic control systems, Approach, Radio altimeters, Landing aids, Aerodynamic loading, Landing forces, Radio beacons, Air control centers, Aviation safety, Passenger aircraft, Translations, USSR

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE