Conflict Avoidance by Descent Behind the Intruder

  • Tone Magister
Keywords: flight safety, descent, conflict resolution, avoidance procedure

Abstract

The paramount priorities for safe implementation of a singlepilot manned cockpit concept and the futuristic concept of asingle pilot acting as a supervisor for a fully automated aircraftflying on incessantly self-optimised trajectories are eliminationsof the risk of mid-air collisions and of conflicts resulting fromthe lack of safe airborne separations. Avoidance procedureswith initiation of descent behind the intruder for conflict resolutionbetween a pair of aircraft where one of them is in the vicinityof the top of its descent represents merely one little piece ofthis giant puzzle.

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Magister T. Conflict Avoidance by Descent Behind the Intruder. Promet - Traffic&Transportation. 1;16(2):77-2.
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