MODELS OF QUALITATIVE ESTIMATION OF AIR TRAFFIC FLOWS AND CAPACITY IN TERMINAL CONTROL AREAS

Authors

  • Volodymyr Kharchenko National Aviation University
  • Yuriy Chynchenko National Aviation University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18372/2306-1472.69.11048

Keywords:

aeronautical system, air traffic flows models, air traffic flow and capacity management, air traffic services, safety of flights, terminal control area descriptive model, uncertainty factors

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study is to research applied models of qualitative estimation of air traffic flow and capacity in terminal control area (TMA) under uncertainty conditions. In this work the theoretical framework descripting departing and arriving air traffic flows in order to regulate capacity and decrease delays in terminal control areas airspace is proposed. Methods: Optimisation of terminal control area formal description based on composite model of typical airspace elements and operational procedures, reduction of delays on runways and in the airspace in vicinity of aerodrome using the airport and terminal control area operations optimisation model, assessment of various types of uncertainties and associated factors by application of terminal control area queueing analysis uncertainty model. Results: Terminal control area descriptive model, airport and TMA operations optimisation model and TMA queueing analysis uncertainty model were obtained. Principles of estimating of quantitative parameters of air traffic flows and capacity in terminal control areas under uncertainty conditions were proposed. Discussion: Composite elements of terminal control area descriptive model, principles of delays reduction as a result of application of airport and TMA operations optimisation model and assessment of impact of uncertainty factors in air traffic control and flight operations by TMA queueing analysis uncertainty model.

Author Biographies

Volodymyr Kharchenko, National Aviation University

Doctor of Engineering. Professor.

Vice-Rector on Scientific Work of the National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Editor-in-Chief of the scientific journal Proceedings of the National Aviation University.

Winner of the State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology, Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine.

Education: Kyiv Institute of Civil Aviation Engineers, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Research area: management of complex socio-technical systems, air navigation systems and automatic decision-making systems aimed at avoidance conflict situations, space information technology design, air navigation services in Ukraine provided by СNS/АТМ systems.

Yuriy Chynchenko, National Aviation University

Candidate of Engineering. Associate Professor.

Department of Air Navigation Systems, National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Education: Faculty of Air Traffic Services, State Flight Academy of Ukraine, Kirovograd, Ukraine (1998).

Research area: improvement and automation of a professional selection system and development of professional-major skills of civil air traffic controllers.

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Published

21-12-2016

How to Cite

Kharchenko, V., & Chynchenko, Y. (2016). MODELS OF QUALITATIVE ESTIMATION OF AIR TRAFFIC FLOWS AND CAPACITY IN TERMINAL CONTROL AREAS. Advances in Aerospace Technology, 69(4), 7–13. https://doi.org/10.18372/2306-1472.69.11048

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Section

AEROSPACE SYSTEMS FOR MONITORING AND CONTROL

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