FLIGHT TESTS EVALUATION OF SECANT VECAS COLLISION AVOIDANCE SYSTEM

SECANT (Separation and Control of Aircraft using nonsynchronous techniques) is a candidate for a national standard collision avoidance system. The VECAS (Vertical Escape Collision Avoidance System) version was evaluated for ability to communicate accurately and with sufficient distance to provide timely and correct advisories and maneuver commands in simulated high traffic density.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report dated June 1973, AD-787032.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Air Development Center

    Warminster, PA  USA 

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20591

    Naval Air Systems Command

    Washington, DC  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Raditz, M
    • Shames, O
    • Hinds, J
    • Finnegan, P
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 261 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00082933
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NADC-74207-60 Final Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 26 1975 12:00AM