SURVEILLANCE ASPECTS OF THE ADVANCED AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Three topics with impact on the performance of Air-to-Satellite-to-Ground Systems for Air Traffic Control Surveillance are addressed in detail: (1) vulnerability to intentional jamming, (2) performance degradation due to the multiple access noise which results from uncoordinated aircraft transmissions, and (3) tracking techniques for improved surveillance accuracy and reduced short-term outages.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Lincoln Laboratory

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Lexington, MA  USA  02173

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142
  • Authors:
    • Schneider, K S
    • Stiglitz, I G
    • Eckberg, A E
  • Publication Date: 1972-6-22

Media Info

  • Pagination: 220 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00080968
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ATC-10 Proj. Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-241
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 6 1975 12:00AM