Accession Number:

AD0773611

Title:

An Investigation of Airborne Displays and Controls for Search and Rescue (SAR). Volume VIII. Army MEDEVAC Avionics Capability Study

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Nov 1972-Aug 1973

Corporate Author:

HONEYWELL INC MINNEAPOLIS MN SYSTEMS AND RESEARCH DIV

Report Date:

1973-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

The report presents results of a study to assess the avionics capability of the present generation ARMY MEDEVAC helicopters UH-1H. The study was based on interviews with experienced MEDEVAC pilots. Analyses were performed to evaluate the baseline avionics and potential improvements against various mission requirements and environmental conditions. The most critical needs identified in the study were night-vision aids and improved navigation capability.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE