Arrival Management Support in the Presence of Prediction Uncertainty

Research output: ThesisDissertation (TU Delft)

21 Downloads (Pure)


Future concepts for Air Traffic Management (ATM) foresee—and even mandate—an increase in the distance from the destination airport at which the ATM system should start planning the arrival sequence and arrival time of inbound flights. By increasing the horizon beyond one hour before arrival, it becomes possible to timely adjust the flight path of the inbound aircraft to meet the planned time. These timely adjustments tend to result in a more efficient flight profile, reducing fuel burn and emissions....
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Delft University of Technology
  • Mulder, M., Supervisor
  • van Paassen, M.M., Supervisor
Thesis sponsors
Award date20 Oct 2022
Print ISBNs978-94-6421-878-7
Publication statusPublished - 2022


  • Arrival Management
  • Trajectory Prediction
  • Prediction Uncertainty
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Demand and Capacity Balancing


Dive into the research topics of 'Arrival Management Support in the Presence of Prediction Uncertainty'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this