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80 Series HUD Electronics Unit

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Catalogue No: PM13147
Picture Type: Photo Negative
Topic: Displays
Title: 80 Series HUD Electronics Unit
Platform(s):
Date: 1970
Width (mm): 800
Height (mm): 600
Copies: 1
Location: Negatives Cabinet PM ("54/")
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A new generation HUD, the Type 80 (or Series 80) was introduced for the civil market in July 1968 and proposed for a number of British and European transport aircraft. The Company said that it was a fifth generation HUD. The concept was essentially modular to allow installation in a wide variety of aircraft. The Company stated that the Series 80 system was a hybrid of analogue and digital technology because of the use of pulse controlled analogue ramp waveform generation.

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