Accession Number : AD0739776

Title :   Computers in the Guidance and Control of Aerospace Vehicles.

Descriptive Note : AGARDograph rept.,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Leondes,C. T.

Report Date : FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 265

Abstract : The development of aerospace vehicle systems has had a great impact on computer systems technology wherein the computer has been asked to assume tasks of continually increasing complexity. This text documents this computer technology and the many important aspects related to it. The subject is treated in three broad areas. The first examines system design techniques. The second part deals with system hardware techniques and the third part discusses guidance and control computer system applications. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTERS, AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT), DIGITAL COMPUTERS, NAVIGATION COMPUTERS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, AEROSPACE CRAFT, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, REAL TIME, MEMORY DEVICES, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, HELICOPTERS, FRANCE

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE