FLAT PANEL DISPLAYS


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FLAT PANEL DISPLAYS
FLAT PANEL DISPLAYSThe instrument panel of a modern aircraft often contains several flat panel displays which provide information to the pilot and copilot. As shown in Fig. 6-85, virtually all conventional "round-dial" instruments found on older aircraft have been replaced with high-tech displays. Most of the modern flat-panel displays use LCD technologies. The basic operational theory of LCDs discussed earlier in this chapter applies to all LCD flat panel displays; however, backlighting and color filters have been added along with an intricate control system for each LCD.
A modern instrument panel…
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Thomas K. Eismin: Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition. FLAT PANEL DISPLAYS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export