Accession Number : AD0777219

Title :   The Variability of Airfield Visibility: A Preliminary Assessment.

Descriptive Note : Environmental research papers,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : Chisholm,Donald A. ; Kruse,Horst

Report Date : 15 JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : In this paper some results are presented concerning temporal and spatial variability of automated visibility measurements along a runway in conjunction with tower measurements. Comparisons are also made with variability statistics drawn from multi-transmissometer systems evaluated for the FAA.

Descriptors :   *Visibility, *Runways, Fog, Rain, Snow, Instrumentation, Observation, Variations, Performance(Engineering)

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE