RECOMMENDED SHORT-TERM ATC IMPROVEMENTS FOR HELICOPTERS. VOLUME I. SUMMARY OF SHORT-TERM IMPROVEMENTS

A summary report is made of all improvements studied. Improvements are categorized as to those that can be recommended for immediate operational consideration or use and those that require limited short term simulation or test. The recommendations for immediate use include: (1) Helicopter ATC training material, (2) Operational Description of Loran Offshore Flight Following (LOFF), (3) Recommendations concerning military training routes and (4) Survey data for use in Gulf communications and route structure planning. The recommendations for short term simulation include: (1) Dual waypoint holding patterns, (2) other holding patterns and (3) shortened entry procedures for intercepting final approach path.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 2, AD-A089 441.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Automation Industries, Incorporated

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    Federal Aviation Administration

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  • Authors:
    • VICKERS, T K
    • FREUND, D J
  • Publication Date: 1980-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 48 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326341
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-80-88-VOL-1
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA79WA-4279
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 30 2002 12:00AM