COMPUTERS ON THE AIRLINER FLIGHT DECK

The next-generation airliners will have predominantly digital avionics systems. Throughout the aircraft several dozen microcomputers will be helping the crew achieve new standards of efficiency. Some differences between analogue and digital devices are explained, and some of the new trends started by the recent explosion in microelectronic developments are described.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Hirst, M
  • Publication Date: 1979-3-31

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 984-989
  • Serial:
    • Flight International
    • Volume: 115
    • Issue Number: 3654
    • Publisher: Reed Business Information, Limited
    • ISSN: 0015-3710

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196085
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM