AVIONICS PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS: A HISTORICAL REVIEW AND A CURRENT ASSESSMENT OF FLIGHT INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL SYSTEMS IN CIVIL AVIATION

The role of flight instrumentation and control systems in the advancement of civil aviation to the safest form of commercial transportation is discussed. Safety, cost reduction, and increased capabilities provided by recent developments are emphasized. Cost/performance considerations are considered in terms of determining the relative values of comparable systems or the absolute worth of a system.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Illinois, Savoy

    Aviation Research Laboratory, Willard Airport
    Savoy, IL  USA  61874
  • Publication Date: 1978-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 53 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186564
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-145378 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: NAS1-15145
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM