TITLE

NASA smoothes things that go bump in the air

AUTHOR(S)
Coppinger, Rob
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/5/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7607, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the development of radar software to reduce airline passengers' injuries at the National Aeronautics & Space Administration in the U.S. Allowance of aircrafts to avoid pockets of turbulence; Specification of the software; Features of the software.
ACCESSION #
7364222

 

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