Accession Number:

ADA066140

Title:

Multifunction Keyboard Implementation Study.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr 76-11 Feb 77,

Corporate Author:

BUNKER-RAMO CORP WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date:

1978-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

193.0

Abstract:

An aircraft which utilize digital computers will require the use of multifunction controls and displays. Four different multifunction keyboard configurations were examined by pilots flying a simulated mission. Two of the configurations were located on the left side of the front instrument panel, while the remaining two were located on the right side console andor the right side of the front instrument panel. The pilots performed communications, navigation and stores tasks using each configuration. The configurations also utilized two different types of hardware projection switches and cathode ray tubes.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE