3-6

 

NASA and national priorities for Area D: dynamics, navigation, and control, and avionics,

 

39

3-7

 

NASA and national priorities for Area E: intelligent and autonomous systems, operations and decision making, human-integrated systems, and networking and communications,

 

46

3-8

 

R&T Thrusts related to Area E: intelligent and autonomous systems, operations and decision making, human integrated systems, and networking and communications,

 

52

B-1

 

Actual and predicted exposure to significant noise (65-dB day-night average sound level) and enplanement trends for the United States, 1975-2005,

 

91

B-2

 

Considerable gas turbine fuel efficiency improvements are still possible,

 

95

B-3

 

Technology issues in supersonic combustion ramjets,

 

103

BOXES

ES-1

 

Recommendations to Achieve Strategic Objectives for Civil Aeronautics Research and Technology,

 

3

1-1

 

Terminology,

 

7

2-1

 

NASA’s Mission as Reflected by Selected Items from the National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 (As Amended),

 

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