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1. (WO2013119317) WIND CALCULATION SYSTEM USING CONSTANT BANK ANGLE TURN

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/119317    International Application No.:    PCT/US2012/069235
Publication Date: Fri Aug 16 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Thu Dec 13 00:59:59 CET 2012
IPC: G05D 1/02
Applicants: THE BOEING COMPANY
Inventors: SPINELLI, Charles B.
TAYLOR, Bobby D.
Title: WIND CALCULATION SYSTEM USING CONSTANT BANK ANGLE TURN
Abstract:
A method and apparatus for operating an aircraft. The aircraft is flown at a constant bank angle in which the aircraft crosses an intended ground track for the aircraft. Information is identified about a wind using positions of the aircraft flying at the constant bank angle.