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Project Title: Aviation Safety Assurance

PIN: DEPS-ASEB-16-02         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Aeronautics & Space Engineering Board DEPS

Angleman, Alan

Subject/Focus Area:
Engineering and Technology; Space and Aeronautics

Aviation Safety Assurance
May 10, 2017 - May 11, 2017
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Anesia Wilks
Phone: 202-334-1607
Fax: 202-334-3701


This is the committee's third full meeting.
This will likely be the last committee meeting that will be open to the public.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

General Topics
The following topics are relevant to all of the panel discussions.
1. Data. What data is needed to enable a comprehensive in-time safety assurance system? What data is already available? How can we obtain data that is not currently available?
2. Risk Detection, Assessment, and Alerting. What issues must be overcome to provide risk detection, assessment, and alerting capabilities needed to enable a comprehensive in-time safety assurance system? What key research is needed to overcome these issues?
3. Decision Support and Response. What issues must be overcome to enable an in-time safety assurance system that (1) provides operators with advanced decision support and/or (2) independently initiates corrective action in response to some risks. What key research is needed to overcome these issues?

8:30am Welcome and Opening Remarks, Ken Hylander, Committee Chair

8:45am General Aviation and Real-Time Safety Assurance
Greg Bowles, General Aviation Manufacturers Association

9:45am On-Demand Mobility and Real-Time Safety Assurance
Ken Goodrich, NASA, or alternate

10:45am Break / Scheduled End of Open Session

(Open session could continue through noon if the presentations need to start later than is currently planned.)

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Kenneth J. Hylander
Meyer J. Benzakein
Gautam Biswas
John W. Borghese
Steven J. Brown
Anthony F. Fazio
Michael Garcia
R. John Hansman
Gerardo D. M. Hueto
Lauren J. Kessler
Michael J. McCormick
Bonnie Schwartz
Craig Wanke

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
1. Report Outline
2. Chapter Titles
3. High-priority research projects and challenges
4. Key points to be made in the introduction to each topical chapter
5. Findings and recommendations
6. List of appendices
7. Action items and due dates

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: May 17, 2017