28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-4.9.1
FLIGHT TESTING OF NOISE ABATING RNP PROCEDURES AND STEEP APPROACHES
H. H. Toebben, V. Mollwitz, L. Bertsch*, B. Korn, D. Kügler
DLR, IFG, Germany; *DLR, IAFT, Germany
Keywords: steep approach, curved approach, noise abatement procedures
To test different types of noise abating approach procedures the Institute of Flight Guidance performed flight tests with a Boeing 737-700. In total 13 approaches were flown while the approach area of the airport was equipped with six noise measurement microphones. The paper will present the results of these trials.
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