Accession Number:

ADA003949

Title:

Development of an Advanced Display for a Wide Field Night Vision System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 72-Jun 74,

Corporate Author:

FARRAND OPTICAL CO INC VALHALLA NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

The program covers the design, development and test of a wide angle version of pupil forming Head-Up Display System. The unit was designed for installation in a UH-1 helicopter cockpit and has the following characteristics 60 degrees horizontal by 33 degrees vertical field, 2.7 in. x 5.1 in. pupil located at 14 14 inches from a curved combiner the weight is 55 lbs. The unit uses a rectangular CRT 7 in. x 4 18 in. with a fiber optic faceplate having a 6 18 in sperical radius focal plane.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE