Accession Number:

AD0641448

Title:

LAYOUT OF THE COMBAT INFORMATION CENTER IN THE PO-2W AIRCRAFT

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NEW YORK UNIV NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1951-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

The report represents the results of a study conducted to find the optimal layout of electronic equipment for the airborne Combat Information Center for the PO-2W aircraft. It was found that, in arranging equipment in an airborne CIC, there were four levels of importance into which the various considerations fell 1 Availability of central displays 2 Observation of the activities of certain personnel by the CIC Officer, Ability of the CIC officer to talk to certain personnel without phones, Flight maintenance facility 3 Ease of personnel traffic, Crew comfort and 4 Ground maintenance facility.

Subject Categories:

  • Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE