ENGINEERING AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM PLAN - CENTRAL FLOW CONTROL SYSTEM

The Central Flow Control System is being developed as a centralized automated air traffic prediction/management system. It will regulate the flow of traffic to an airport, allow for ground holding delays, and minimize airbornn delays resulting in significant fuel savings and the smoothing of traffic flow to coincide with airport capacity. This Program Plan supersedes Engineering and Development Program Plan number FAA-ED-11-1, ATC Systems Command Center Automation, dated August 1971. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Systems R&D Service, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 99 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186262
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-ED-11-1A
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM