ELECTRONIC FLIGHT SYSTEMS


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ELECTRONIC FLIGHT SYSTEMS
ELECTRONIC FLIGHT SYSTEMSIn a further attempt to reduce pilot workload and instrument panel clutter, electronic flight instrument systems (EFISs) were developed. These systems first appeared as dedicated displays used for flight instruments only. Eventually the display systems become integrated and could be used for indication of a variety of aircraft, engine, weather, flight, and preflight information. Once the display systems became integrated, they were no longer called electronic flight instruments; other terms are used for advanced systems, such as electronic instrument systems or integrated instrument systems. The first-generation EFIS employ state-of-the-…
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Thomas K. Eismin: Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition. ELECTRONIC FLIGHT SYSTEMS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export