|Posted on Apr 11, 2011 10:32:19 AM | John Entwistle | 1 Comments ||
In this episode of NASA Now, you’ll meet aerospace engineer Aisha Bowe, who is helping NASA solve this complex problem. Learn why there is no perfectly designed system and all technological solutions have trade-offs, such as safety, cost or efficiency. Learn about the types of conflicts aircraft encounter and how engineers use trade-offs to come up with the best overall solution.
Link to the NES Virtual Campus home page.
NASA Now Minute: Air Traffic Management
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