Accession Number:

AD0919804

Title:

Drone Control and Data Retrieval System (DCDRS), Preliminary Design Study Final Report. Volume III. Trade Studies and Analyses. Part IX. Avionics Trade Study/Analysis Report.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 6 Mar-6 Oct 73,

Corporate Author:

HUGHES AIRCRAFT CO FULLERTON CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

110.0

Abstract:

The extensive onboard processing required of the Avionics Subsystem is best accomplished with digital rather than analog implementation. The following selections are made for the subsystem 1 use of the Rolm 1602 as the airborne minicomputer 2 use of assembly language as the programming language for the 1973 time frame and JOVIAL for the 1978 time frame and 3 use of a moderately distributed interface system for the 1973 time frame and a federated interface system for the 1978 time frame.

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Radio Communications
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE