Keeping an ear to the sky

Firth, Niall
June 2005
Engineer (00137758);6/27/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7678, p12
Reports that an air traffic control system which employs acoustic sensor technology to detect aircraft as they take off and land is ready for full-scale testing. European Union-funded Safe-Airport project; Acoustic sensors, composed of phased-array microphones to complement conventional radar-based control systems in the immediate vicinity of airports.


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