Accession Number : ADA194527

Title :   Review of Past and Current Trials and Uses of Unmanned Vehicles.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 86-May 87,

Corporate Author : QUEST RESEARCH CORP DAYTON OH

Personal Author(s) : Womack, Jay ; Steczkowski, Arthur

PDF Url : ADA194527

Report Date : 15 May 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : This report presents an analysis of unclassified information regarding the past and present trials of Unmanned Vehicles (UMV's). The effort reported herein included (1) a historical review of the man-machine interface (MMI) involving the control of unmanned vehicles, (2) an assessment of the problems and successes associated with different MMI designs, and (3) projection of trends and identification of technologies having the greatest potential for improving the MMI. The most significant historical MMI problems, solutions and historical lessons are provided in the body of the report.

Descriptors :   *REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES, *DRONES, CONTROL, INTERFACES, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, UNMANNED, VEHICLES, PAYLOAD, RADAR NAVIGATION

Subject Categories : Pilotless Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE