Accession Number : ADP005787

Title :   Vision through Aircraft Transparencies,

Corporate Author : HARRY G ARMSTRONG AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Task, H. L.

Report Date : APR 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The primary purpose of this paper is to discuss in detail the optical and visual effects of aircraft transparencies including windscreens, canopies, head-up display (HUD) combiners, and visors. The majority of the paper will treat aircraft windscreens and canopies with primary emphasis on high performance aircraft.

Descriptors :   *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, *AIRCRAFT CANOPIES, *WINDSHIELDS, *VISION, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, TRANSPARENT PANELS, HEAD UP DISPLAYS, VISORS, FLIGHT CREWS, VISUAL PERCEPTION.

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Aircraft
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE