Accession Number:

AD0716610

Title:

The Effect of Cockpit Lighting Systems on Multicolored Displays.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

HUMAN ENGINEERING LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

The report analyzes the performance of 42 subjects reading aircraft instruments comprising various combinations of pointerbackground colors viewed with both ArmyNavy IPL Red and Air Force Blue-White cockpit lighting systems. The results rank the pointerbackground color combinations according to the least number of scale-reading errors they produced. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Flight Control and Instrumentation
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE