Accession Number : ADA182152

Title :   Loran C VNAV (Vertical Navigation) Approaches to the Technical Center Heliport.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

Personal Author(s) : Magrogan,Michael

PDF Url : ADA182152

Report Date : Mar 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 150

Abstract : This report documents the results of Loran C vertical navigation (VNAV) approaches to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Center Heliport. Results of this study show that the three dimensional (3D) Loran C Navigator met the requirements of Advisory Circular (AC) 90-45A for two dimensional (2D) error components of total system crosstrack (TSCT) and flight technical error (FTE). In addition, the 3D error component of vertical flight technical error (VFTE) met the requirements of AC 90-45A.

Descriptors :   *LORAN, *NAVIGATION, *HELIPORTS, ERRORS, VERTICAL ORIENTATION, FLIGHT, NAVIGATORS, TRACKING

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE