FLIGHT PLAN POSITION EXTRAPOLATION IN AN AUTOMATED OCEANIC AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEM

A method was developed to extrapolate the position of an aircraft along its flight plan route based on information contained in a stored flight plan and current meteorological data. The method assumes great circle flying. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Meta Systems, Incorporated

    122 Saratoga Avenue
    Santa Clara, CA  USA  95050
  • Authors:
    • Giallanza, F V
    • Giallanza, C P
    • Brown, J C
  • Publication Date: 1973-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 55 p.

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00057396
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA72WA-2851
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Aug 28 1974 12:00AM