SYSTEM STATUS AND INTEGRATION ON THE ADVANCE PROJECT

ADVANCE, the Advanced Driver and Vehicle Advisory Navigation ConcEpt, is one of the largest, if not the largest Advanced Traveler Information System in the world. ADVANCE aims at providing dynamic traffic information for a roadway network in the northwestern portions of Chicago and its suburbs. Simply stated, ADVANCE is an operational test involving at least 3000 vehicles that will be instrumented with in-vehicle computers and radio communications equipment. Drivers will be provided with route guidance in a real time framework using information from a variety of existing sources such as closed loop traffic signal systems, *999, etc. A minimum of 3000 drivers will be recruited from the public and private sectors. It is expected drivers will use the equipment for at least eighteen months.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 227-231

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00716605
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 12 1996 12:00AM