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Use of Traffic Displays for General Aviation Approach Spacing A Human Factors Study

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ISBN-10: 1494440326

ISBN-13: 9781494440329

Edition: N/A

Authors: Volpe National Transportation Systems Center Staff

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A flight experiment was conducted to assess human factors issues associated with pilot use of traffic displays for approach spacing. Sixteen multi-engine rated pilots participated. Eight flew approaches in a twin-engine Piper Aztec originating in Sanford, ME, and eight flew approaches in the same aircraft originating in Atlantic City, NJ. The spacing target was a Cessna 206. The traffic display was either a Garmin International MX-20(tm) (the "Basic" Cockpit Display of Traffic Information, or CDTI) or an MX-20(tm) modified with features to help the pilot monitor the closing rate, the range and ground speed of the traffic-to-follow, and ownship ground speed (Range Monitor). Two other…    
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Book details

List price: $15.99
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 12/15/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 44
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.10" tall
Weight: 0.374
Language: English