Accession Number : ADA289830

Title :   Proceedings of the AIAA/FAA Joint Symposium on General Aviation Systems (1994), Held at Starkville, Mississipi on May 24-25, 1994.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN INST OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ferrara, Gus ; DiMichele, Roberto

PDF Url : ADA289830

Report Date : SEP 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 627

Abstract : The 1994 AIAA/FAA Joint Symposium on General Aviation Systems was the result of the combined efforts of the AIAA General Aviation Systems Technical Committee and the Federal Aviation Administration Technical Center. This symposium offered the opportunity to present and review the current state of the art in research that is being conducted in support of general aviation . All told, the papers presented covered the entire spectrum of research, and the participants had the opportunity to hear presentations on everything from alternate fuels to developments in air traffic control. (AN)

Descriptors :   *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *AVIATION SAFETY, DATA BASES, FLIGHT TESTING, FIGHTER AIRCRAFT, SYMPOSIA, AGING(MATERIALS), AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, COCKPITS, COMPARISON, JET ENGINES, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, HELICOPTERS, GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS, WIND TUNNEL TESTS, AVIATION FUELS, DESIGN CRITERIA, WING BODY CONFIGURATIONS, RESEARCH AIRCRAFT, GENERAL AVIATION AIRCRAFT, CRASHWORTHINESS, AVIATION GASOLINE.

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation
      Commercial and General Aviation
      Aircraft
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE