27 Feb '13, 11pm

Army Aviation looking to overcome 'degraded visual environment' - United States Army (press release)

Army Aviation looking to overcome 'degraded visual environment' - United States Army (press release)

WASHINGTON (Feb. 11 2013) -- Army acquisition officials are pursuing solutions to help aircraft crews navigate through what is called a "degraded visual environment." A degraded visual environment, or DVE, is a circumstance wherein weather, obscurants or obstacles thwart the ability of a crew to see properly or accurately know where they are in relation to surrounding terrain, service officials explained. THREE-PRONGED APPROACH Army officials view potential DVE solutions through what could be called a three-pronged approach which includes: -- improving the existing flight controls systems and handling characteristics to assist the pilot in managing workload when vision or situational awareness is challenged or obscured -- examinations of "queuing" technologies able to give pilots needed information to make decisions regarding the aircraft -- and various sensors able to hel...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/97338/Army_Aviation_looking_t...

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