Validation projects

Enhanced Airborne Collision Avoidance System Monitoring (ACAS)

Release: 2011

Reference: EXE-04.08.02-VP-054 & EXE-04.08.02-VP-480)

Location: Toulouse

Description

About the exercise

This exercise aimed at avoiding false alarms in the event of high vertical climb and descent rate encounters based on a new altitude capture law.

Results
The new, automatic altitude capture laws lead to a significant reduction of the false alarm rates reducing workload for controllers and increasing safety.