TITLE

Satellite fix helps aircraft taxi safely

AUTHOR(S)
Gould, Rick
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/10/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1781, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports a Global Positioning System that gets a fix from satellites has guided aircraft on the ground. Results of trials conducted at a Swedish airport; Intention of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to carry out similar trials; Aim of establishing a 'safety bubble' across around each aircraft.
ACCESSION #
10552525

 

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