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Commercial aircraft with jetway being retracted and pushback tractor approaching
A pushback tractor approaches a jet as an airport jetway is retracted. The timing of pushback has up to now been one of the most unpredictable aspects of commercial flight management. A UW Tacoma team is working with NASA scientists to use machine learning to hone those timing predictions.

SET team wins national airspace system competition

June 28, 2023

With their entry focused on privacy-preserving machine learning, Team FLHuskies2 is one of five finalists who will work directly with NASA scientists to incorporate federated learning into the National Airspace System.

Written by John Burkhardt