Night landings and the 727 in the 1960's

From:         rdd@rascal.ics.utexas.edu (Robert Dorsett)
Date:         03 Dec 92 05:01:33 PST
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Those interested in the night-landing problem described in Dave Rogers'
excerpt from _Legend & Legacy_ would probably find the following of 
interest; it describes the original research.  The descriptions of the
experimental apparatus, and the simulator test regime, are fascinating.

Kraft, Conrad L.  "A psychophysical contribution to air safety: simulator 
studies of visual illusions in night visual approaches."  In _Psychology:
from research to practice_, Herbert L. Pick, Jr., ed.  (New York: Plenum 
Press), 1978.  Pages 363-385. ISBN 0-306-31132-1.



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