Three-Dimensional Geographic Information System Applications for Commercial Space Operations

  title={Three-Dimensional Geographic Information System Applications for Commercial Space Operations},
  author={R. J. Snow and Mary Michelle Snow},
This research examines GIS training and techniques that can incorporate aeronautical charts and other airport information into a GIS that allows the different airspace classes to form 3-D images depicting their exact dimensions and arrangements. Scenarios of individual approaches, runways, and surrounding infrastructure can be zoomed and rotated in 3-D for optimal viewing. Situational awareness is greatly enhanced by these capabilities, which enable pilots and crew members to better comprehend… CONTINUE READING

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