Beware False TCAS Alarms from…Ships

 - December 21, 2006, 5:57 AM

FAA Information for Operators 06005 (www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/info) released last month alerts operators of aircraft equipped with TCAS and other collision or advisory devices of the potential for traffic advisories or other spurious signals caused by active transponders aboard U.S. Navy vessels in a harbor–whether under way or docked.