Working Groups



General Mission / Terms of reference (.pdf)

 

Working Groups/Chairman

Description

WG1

EUROCONTROL
(seconded by NATS)

Wake vortex risk assessment validation including incident reporting

WG2

DLR-IPA
(seconded by UK MetOffice)

Meteorological aspects of the wake vortex problem

WG3

DFS

Integration of wake vortex warning systems in ATM environment, novel wake turbulence avoidance procedures

WG4

UCL / DLR

Characterization of wake vortex strength & decay (UCL) and encounter parameters (DLR)

WG5

AIRBUS

Simulating wake turbulence effects: aircraft response and pilot's perception

WG6

QinetiQ

LIDAR developments and applications for Wake Vortex Research and Airport Applications

WG7

ONERA

Principles of vortex alleviation devices