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  • New F-16 Display Developed
    Posted by Robert Wall 2:21 PM on Feb 15, 2010

    Here a quick follow-up on an item that your correspondent, Alon Ben-David, provided a few weeks ago on an upgrade Elbit Systems has been working on to improve data fusion on modern fighters by enhancing the way information is presented to a pilot in the cockpit of a 4th generation fighter.
    Elbit has now unveiled the implementation on the F-16. Here's a picture of the new display system, which should undergo flight trials this year:

    blog post photo
    [credit: IDF]

    The large display is to improve sensor fusion and also pilot situation awareness.
    Elbit also has been in talks with Boeing about offering the new device.

    Tags: ar99, IDF, Elbit, F-16

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