T&E 4208 NVG & HMD Testing

Course Description

This course is offered twice per year on-campus. The course is designed to provide technical information and human factors considerations regarding Helmet Mounted Displays (HMDs), Night Vision Imaging System (NVIS) compatible lighting, and the integration of both into an aircraft. Emphasis is placed on hands-on test techniques to evaluate the total NVIS as integrated in fixed and rotary wing aircraft. The academic lectures are reinforced during laboratory demonstrations and through practical exercises performing both ground and flight-testing. This course enables the students to effectively plan and execute HMD and NVIS ground and flight tests.

Anticipated Course Learning Outcomes

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