DISTANCE MEASURING EQUIPMENT TRAFFIC-LOADING CAPACITY INVESTIGATION

The report covers findings of the distance measuring equipment (DME) traffic counts from selected facilities. The data are to provide a basis for estimating present and future DME traffic-handling capabilities. DME traffic counts were conducted at the following facilities: Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; Robbinsville, New Jersey; Gardner, Massachusetts; Long Beach, California; Los Angeles, California; Oakland, California; Nottingham, Maryland; and Modena, Pennsylvania. The Miami, Florida, VORTAC showed the greatest amount of DME traffic; approaching 56% of capacity during peak periods. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER

    ATLANTIC CITY, NJ  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Postel, H
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 96 p.

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00057891
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-NA-73-105 Final Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Nov 27 1974 12:00AM