STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF SEVERAL TERMINAL AREA TRAFFIC COLLISION HAZARD FACTORS

An 11-hour sample of air traffic comprising 584 tracks recorded at Atlanta during peak periods of August 1967 is analyzed for developing a h zard model of terminal area air traffic. The number of acceleration-hazard encounters per hour shows a definite decrease with increasing traffic density, contrary to a random traffic model.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kaman AviDyne

    Burlington, MA  United States  01803
  • Authors:
    • Ruetenik, J R
  • Publication Date: 1971-1-8

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00073612
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: FLIGHT TRANSPORTATION LABORATORY, MIT DEPT. OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS
  • Report/Paper Numbers: None
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 5 1974 12:00AM