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