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Presentation Details

DEV02 Ada, OS/2 and aircraft development

Thursday 11:45 La Place Feestzaal
Saturday 14:15 La Place Feestzaal

This session will cover the following parts:

  • A brief overview of the history and characteristics of the Ada programming language
  • Brief demonstration of the gnat compiler on OS/2
  • Live demo of some programs for aircraft design
    (calculation of required runway lengths, block fuel, performance graphs etc.).
  • Live demo of the automated generation of an aircraft performance report by means of a script that controls

    • the numerical calculations
    • the generation of graphs and
    • the production of a ready-to-use pdf file (if time permits)