INDEPENDENT ALTITUDE MONITOR: A LITERATURE SEARCH, ANALYSIS, AND BIBLIOGRAPHY

A literature search of recent activity to provide an independent indication of aircraft altitude was undertaken. Results indicate that there are several existing techniques in use which can readily be expanded to enhance altitude awareness to avoid inadvertent terrain collisions. Also identified are other new potential candidate systems concepts. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Aviation Facilities Experimental Center

    Federal Aviation Administration
    Atlantic City, NJ  USA  08405
  • Authors:
    • SHRAGER, J J
  • Publication Date: 1976-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 49 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00146381
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-76-127 Final Rpt., FAA-NA-76-2
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1977 12:00AM