Accession Number : ADA257234
Title : Human Factors Design Principles for Instrument Approach Procedure Charts. Volume 1. Readability
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS DIV OH
Personal Author(s) : Mangold, Susan J ; Eldredge, Donald ; Lauber, Erick
Report Date : Aug 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 177
Abstract : This Handbook is the first of a series of handbooks which address the issue of Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) chart improvement in design. The intent is twofold: to review relevant literature that might be applicable to improving the presentation of chart information to support effective and efficient access to information by the user and to develop guidance information based upon this research, that can be easily accessed and implemented by the chart designer. The handbook is intended to offer the chart designer guidance information that can aid in developing charts which clearly present a meaningful visual structure. Display Design Principles, Human Factors, Chart Design, Maps, Electronic Displays, Cockpit Displays.
Descriptors : *COCKPITS , *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , *APPROACH , ELECTRONICS , HUMANS , ACCESS , MAPS , GUIDANCE , CHARTS , HANDBOOKS
Subject Categories : Flight Control and Instrumentation
Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE