28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-10.10.5
ENHANCING THE "LAST MILE" COMMUNICATIONS AT AIRPORTS
K. Sampigethaya, M. Li, T. M. Mitchell*
Boeing Research & Technology, USA; *Boeing Commercial Airplanes Group, USA
Keywords: e-enabled aircraft, wireless, power line communications, aeromacs
This paper investigates broadband communications of the “e-enabled aircraft” and surface wireless networks at airports that are expected to transform airports into a beneficial, but complex, net-centric environment with multiple stakeholders. Specifically, it focuses on enhancing the network performance for improving airport operational capacity and efficiency.
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