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Surface Operations Data Analysis and Adaptation Tool

Award Information

Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
72713
Program Year/Program:
2005 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
041505
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Mosaic ATM, Inc.
540 Ft. Evans Road, NE Suite 300 Leesburg, VA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2005
Title: Surface Operations Data Analysis and Adaptation Tool
Agency: NASA
Contract: NNA05BE09C
Award Amount: $69,990.00
 

Abstract:

The Surface Management System (SMS), developed by NASA Ames Research Center in cooperation with the FAA, has received wide and significant acceptance by the air transportation community. The SMS utilizes flight plan data and airport surface surveillance data to track and model the operation of flights on the airport surface. Predictions of flight arrival and departure times from specific runways are generated by SMS. SMS provides these predictions of future airport operations to numerous airport, ATC and air carrier users to create shared situational awareness. NASA continues to conduct advanced research on airport surface traffic management concepts and tools. Fundamental research in this area has been very difficult to conduct in the past, however, due to the lack of electronic data representing airport surface operations. With the current deployment of airport surface surveillance systems, such data is now becoming available. This effort proposes the creation of a surface operations data warehouse and analysis tool for effective analysis and understanding of airport surface operations. Data mining capabilities will support research of taxi routing, sequencing and congestion management strategies used by air traffic controllers. Such a tool will also provide significant benefit in the SMS adaptation process.

Principal Investigator:

Chris Brinton
Principal Investigator
7037377637
brinton@mosaicatm.com

Business Contact:

Chris Brinton
Business Official
7037377637
brinton@mosaicatm.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Mosaic ATM, Inc.
1190 Hawling Pl Leesburg, VA 20175

EIN/Tax ID: 201480428
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No