AFD 6800 Electronic Flight Instrument System Family
The Astronautics 6×8 Primary Flight Displays and Multifunction Displays have evolved over 20 years by continually offering higher resolution AMLCDs, LED backlights, more advanced processing and graphics generation, patented night vision goggle performance, configurable interfaces including both legacy analog/synchro and modern digital signal types, and modern functionality.
These displays can be provided as an all digital unit, a display that supports digital as well as legacy analog/synchro/discrete interfaces, and displays that also accept a variety of video inputs. The display functionality is programmable to meet the needs of the operator with Primary Flight, Navigation, Engine, Caution Advisory, Surveillance and Safety, Synthetic Vision, and analog and high definition video formats.
Analog RGB and RS-170 Analog video, digital DVI and SMPTE-292M High Definition video, ARINC-429, ARINC-453/708, analog, discrete, and synchro interfaces
Supports bezel and external control
Display formats and functions, installation and human machine interface configurations can be tailored to the operator requirements
Supports growth to synthetic vision
Supports growth to embedded HTAWS
TSO certified to Design Assurance Level A
Supports analog and digital systems
Enables the customer to tailor the product to meet its mission and operational requirements
Supports multiple video inputs with built-in growth to future standards
Common part number can support different cockpit functionality (i.e. from PFD to engine display)
Supports landscape or portrait installation
Field loadable software reduces logistics required