Accession Number : AD0716610
Title : The Effect of Cockpit Lighting Systems on Multicolored Displays.
Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,
Corporate Author : HUMAN ENGINEERING LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
Personal Author(s) : Barnes,John A.
Report Date : DEC 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 33
Abstract : The report analyzes the performance of 42 subjects reading aircraft instruments comprising various combinations of pointer/background colors viewed with both Army/Navy IPL Red and Air Force Blue-White cockpit lighting systems. The results rank the pointer/background color combinations according to the least number of scale-reading errors they produced. (Author)
Descriptors : (*FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS, *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING), (*DISPLAY SYSTEMS, *LIGHTING EQUIPMENT), COLORS, COCKPITS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)
Subject Categories : Flight Control and Instrumentation
Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE