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Wind Shear/Turbulence Inputs to Flight Simulation and Systems CertificationThe purpose of the workshop was to provide a forum for industry, universities, and government to assess current status and likely future requirements for application of flight simulators to aviation safety concerns and system certification issues associated with wind shear and atmospheric turbulence. Research findings presented included characterization of wind shear and turbulence hazards based on modeling efforts and quantitative results obtained from field measurement programs. Future research thrusts needed to maximally exploit flight simulators for aviation safety application involving wind shear and turbulence were identified. The conference contained sessions on: Existing wind shear data and simulator implementation initiatives; Invited papers regarding wind shear and turbulence simulation requirements; and Committee working session reports.
Document ID
19870015834
Document Type
Conference Proceedings
Authors
Bowles, Roland L. (NASA Langley Research Center Hampton, VA, United States)
Frost, Walter (FWG Associates, Inc. Tullahoma, Tenn., United States)
Date Acquired
September 5, 2013
Publication Date
July 1, 1987
Subject Category
AERONAUTICS (GENERAL)
Report/Patent Number
NASA-CP-2474
L-16329
NAS 1.55:2474
Funding Number(s)
PROJECT: RTOP 505-67-41-03
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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