1 June 2011 Qualification of the scorpion helmet cueing system
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Gentex Corporation won the Helmet Mounted Integrated Targeting (HMIT) contract with the Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve in May 2010 along with Raytheon Technical Services Corporation as the prime contractor. The HMIT program involves qualification and installation of the Scorpion HMCS Color HMD in both the A-10C and F-16C Block 30 aircraft types. Qualification tests include all aspects from ejection safety, to NVG and pilot compatibility as well as performance testing. This paper will review the qualification testing results and program status along with any lessons learned.
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Robert Atac, Robert Atac, Tony Bugno, Tony Bugno, "Qualification of the scorpion helmet cueing system", Proc. SPIE 8041, Head- and Helmet-Mounted Displays XVI: Design and Applications, 80410J (1 June 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.884195; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.884195


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