Cockpit Gauge Design

Technology When is More Less? The Modern Cockpit

January 3, 2011

The aircraft cockpit has progressed from round-dial steam gauges that supplied basic information to iterative multi-color, multi-function displays capable of giving the aircrew more information than they can absorb.  What are the implications of this technology when considering causation factors? Round dials had two restrictions:  they could display only  limited information and, whether the information […]

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