DULLES CONTROL TOWER CONSOLE DESIGN STUDY

This report describes the development and testing effort directed toward providing a plan for inservice improvements to the operational quarters of Dulles International Airport Control Tower. Through the use of full-scale mockups, console designs and equipment arrangements were established, modified, and appraised. Opinions and recommendations of Air Traffic Specialists and Airway Facility Sector personnel from Dulles Tower were used as a basis for determining the advantages or disadvantages of particular equipments and their locations, console designs, and modifications. The results constitute a proposal for refurbishing the operation's quarters of Dulles Tower. Included are drawings for a new console along with a detailed plan for an improved position and equipment arrangement. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Aviation Facilities Experimental Center

    Federal Aviation Administration
    Atlantic City, NJ  United States  08405
  • Authors:
    • Bradley, J R
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 46 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00181320
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-78-69 Final Rpt., FAA-NA-78-30
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1979 12:00AM