ANALYSIS, FLIGHT TEST AND EVALUATION OF HONEYWELL, MCDONNELL-DOUGLAS AND RCA AIRBORNE COLLISION AVOIDANCE SYSTEMS (ACAS)

As part of its Aircraft Separation Assurance Program, the FAA has evaluated three Airborne Collision Avoidance Systems (ACAS) designed and built by Honeywell, McDonnell-Douglas and RCA. The evaluation consisted of analyses, simulations and maneuver selection logics developed by the Air Transport Association's ACAS Technical Working Group as a standard for comparison.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Systems R&D Service, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1976-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 55 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094391
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-76-17
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1976 12:00AM