Aviation Environmental Design Tool (AEDT) Technical Manual Version 2b Service Pack 3

The Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Environment and Energy (FAA-AEE) has developed the Aviation Environmental Design Tool (AEDT) version 2b software system with the support of the following development team: FAA, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center), ATAC Corporation, Metron Aviation, Wyle Laboratories, CSSI, Inc., Foliage, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Georgia Tech. AEDT 2b models aircraft performance in space and time to estimate fuel consumption, emissions, noise, and air quality consequences. AEDT is designed to process individual studies ranging in scope from a single flight at an airport to scenarios at the regional, national, and global levels. This Technical Manual describes the technical methodology in AEDT 2b Service Pack 3.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Cover date: June 2016.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Volpe National Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Office of Environment and Energy
    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Authors:
    • Ahearn, Meghan
    • Boeker, Eric
    • Gorshkov, Slava
    • Hansen, Andrew
    • Hwang, Sunje
    • Koopmann, Jonathan
    • Malwitz, Andrew
    • Noel, George
    • Reherman, Clay
    • Senzig, David
    • Solman, Gina Barberio
    • Tosa, Yasunari
    • Wilson, Andrew
    • Zubrow, Alexis
    • Didyk, Nicole
    • DiPardo, Joe
    • Grandi, Fabio
    • Majeed, Mohammed
    • Bernal, Jose
    • Dinges, Eric
    • Rickel, Denise
    • Yaworski, Michael
    • Hall, Clifford
    • Augustine, Stephen
  • Publication Date: 2016-5-3


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Final Report
  • Features: Figures; Glossary; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 382p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01610796
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-VNTSC-FAA-16-11
  • Contract Numbers: DTRT57-10-D-30023; FA4SCL; PA727
  • Created Date: Sep 6 2016 11:41AM