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.
- See also report dated June 1973, AD-787032.
Naval Air Development CenterWarminster, PA United States
Federal Aviation Administration800 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC United States 20591
Naval Air Systems CommandWashington, DC United States
- Raditz, M
- Shames, O
- Hinds, J
- Finnegan, P
- Publication Date: 1974-11
- Pagination: 261 p.
- TRT Terms: Air traffic control; Communication systems; Crash avoidance systems; Flight tests; Maneuvering; Simulation; Traffic density
- Old TRIS Terms: Secant vecas collision avoidance system
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Operations and Traffic Management; Vehicles and Equipment;
- 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