1 July 1992 Controls and displays for Douglas Aircraft for the 1990s
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Abstract
Accounts are presented of the current and near-term development status of a major American commercial aircraft manufacturer''s integrated cockpit-display systems, as well as the character and anticipated improvements of prospective development trends. The state-of-the-art is illustrated by the cockpit displays of the MD-11 airliner, which employs both CRTs and liquid-crystal displays with a sensor suite that encompasses a dual digital air data system, three separate inertial reference units, X-band weather radar, and radar altimeter. Satellite-based communications and navigation systems are under development.
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Erwin A. Ulbrich, Erwin A. Ulbrich, Curtis G. Walters, Curtis G. Walters, "Controls and displays for Douglas Aircraft for the 1990s", Proc. SPIE 1664, High-Resolution Displays and Projection Systems, (1 July 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.60352; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.60352
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