Accession Number : ADA292927

Title :   User Benefits of Two-Way Data Link ATC Communications: Aircraft Delay and Flight Efficiency in Congested En Route Airspace.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

PDF Url : ADA292927

Report Date : FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 126

Abstract : This report documents a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) study that was conducted to demonstrate and quantify user benefits associated with the implementation of two-way Data Link air traffic control (ATC) services. The study was supported by the FAA Data Link Program Office (AND-310). The manned simulation research was performed at the FAA Technical Center by the Data Link Branch (ACW-500) of the Communications/Navigation/Surveillance Service.

Descriptors :   *COMMUNICATIONS TRAFFIC, *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *DATA LINKS, SIMULATION, AIRCRAFT, EFFICIENCY, FLIGHT, DELAY, USER NEEDS, BENEFITS, MANNED.

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE