Advertisement

The Evolution of AHS and Current Vehicle Trends in Light of Aerospace Systems Evolution

  • David A. Blancett
  • Gregory H. Davis
  • Sheryl A. Payne
  • Charles E. Taylor
Chapter

Abstract

Digital electronics, head-up displays, electronic systems to indicate maintenance requirements, two-way digital communications data bus, flat panel displays, vehicle condition monitoring, navigation systems and displays: components of an advanced military or commercial aircraft? or tomorrow’s automobile? The same technological advances being heralded to improve safety, efficiency, and capacity for air travel are slated for use in Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), such as telecommunications and computer capabilities linked with satellite technology. There are broad connections between the technological advances made in aerospace and the enabling technologies for ITS. The Automated Highway System (AHS) is one ITS program that will benefit and can learn from advances made in aerospace systems.

Keywords

Life Cycle Cost Intelligent Transportation System Commercial Aircraft Military Aircraft Sonic Boom 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Automated Highway System-System Objectives and Characteristics, 2nd Draft, The National AHS Consortium, Troy, MI, May 22, 1995.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    ITS Architecture Development Program, Phase I, Department of Transportation, Washington, DC (Nov. 1994).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Y. Ishiwatari, Mitsu Rolls Out a New Diamante, Car and Driver p. 42 (May 1995).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    D. J. Holt, Model Year 2013, Automot. Eng. p. 6 (June 1994).Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    P. Relman, Supersonic Sons and Daughters, Air International p. 332 (June 1995).Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Inside IVHS, Jan. 16, 1995.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    ITS CVO Update, Vol. 2. 1, July 1995.Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    J. S. Przemieniecki (Ed.), Critical Technologies for National Defense (AIAA, Washington, DC,1991).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Blancett
    • 1
  • Gregory H. Davis
    • 1
  • Sheryl A. Payne
    • 1
  • Charles E. Taylor
    • 1
  1. 1.Advanced Technology and Development CenterNorthrop Grumman CorporationPico RiveraUSA

Personalised recommendations