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ACAT F-16D

Automatic Collision Avoidance Technology (ACAT)

Movie Number   EM-0107-01
Movie Date   2010
Formats   720 x 486 Movie (158 MB)
720 x 486 Closed Captioned (158 MB)
ACAT aircraft Still photos of this aircraft are available in several resolutions at http://www.nasa.gov/centers/dryden/multimedia/imagegallery/ACAT/index.html
Description   The joint U.S. Air Force/NASA F-16D Automatic Collision Avoidance Technology, or ACAT project phase led by NASA Dryden has ended successfully with the completion of the effort's Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto GCAS) testing. The project is now transitioning over to the Air Force Flight test Center's 416th Flight Test Squadron. There, the Auto GCAS software begins production testing with an anticipated fielding date of 2014.
Keywords   U.S. Air Force/NASA F-16D Automatic Collision Avoidance Technology, ACAT, Auto GCAS
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