Accession Number : AD0764764
Title : A Digital Computer-Generated Contact Analog Landing Display.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV SAVOY AVIATION RESEARCH LAB
Personal Author(s) : Hummel,Terry L.
Report Date : MAY 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 91
Abstract : A flexible display device was constructed to present a visual landing and navigation display to a pilot. The device makes use of a small digital computer, a flight simulator, and display equipment. A contact analog visual representation of external world objects plus control information is displayed to the pilot. The system is capable of simulating a nighttime approach to an airport and various types of enroute visual information. (Author)
Descriptors : (*AIRCRAFT LANDINGS, *FLIGHT SIMULATORS), NIGHT FLIGHT, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, PILOTS, TRAINING DEVICES, COMPUTER PROGRAMS
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE