IPC DESIGN VALIDATION AND FLIGHT TESTING - INTERIM RESULTS

Intermittent Positive Control, an automated aircraft collision avoidance system requiring the participation of the aircraft pilots involved, is being evaluated in a series of live flight tests. This document provides an interim summary of the results obtained in these flight tests. Results are given for IPC algorithm design evaluation flights (34) and for pilot interaction evaluation flights (14) flown from Hanscom Field, Bedford, Massachusetts between February and October, 1975. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Linclon Laboratory, 244 Wood Street
    Lexington, MA  USA  02420-9180
  • Authors:
    • ANDREWS, J W
    • KOEGLER, J C
  • Publication Date: 1976-3-16

Media Info

  • Pagination: 108 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00136765
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ATC-57, FAA-RD-76-22, Interim Report
  • Contract Numbers: F19628-76-C-0002,, DOT-FA72WAI-261
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Jul 13 1976 12:00AM