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9043055 Method of determining a turbulent condition in an aircraft  
A method of determining a turbulent condition in an aircraft with a handheld device where the handheld device has at least one of a gyroscope, seismometer, and an accelerometer where the method...
9041559 Method and a monitoring device for monitoring a cabin region, and also an aircraft cabin  
Disclosed is a method for the monitoring of a cabin region of a transport system located outside a field of view, wherein at least one light beam is emitted, passing through the cabin region in...
9043050 Programmable reverse thrust detent system and method  
A reverse thrust detent system for an aircraft includes a throttle quadrant having an intermediate reverse thrust detent position, a reverse thrust scheduling system interfacing with the throttle...
9037392 Airport surface collision-avoidance system (ASCAS)  
Systems and methods for performing airport surface collision-avoidance. A wingtip-mounted camera allows the pilot to positively ascertain that the wingtip will clear objects located in the video....
9037321 Airborne advisory for inadvertent approach to taxiway  
A taxiway approach advisory system. The system may include a computer-readable memory containing runway information and a processor in data communication with the memory. The processor may include...
9035801 Flight deck lighting for information display  
A method and apparatus for lighting a flight deck on an aircraft. A status of the aircraft is identified by a processor unit. The processor unit controls the lighting on the flight deck in...
9035800 Fuel tank monitoring system  
A method and apparatus for monitoring an interior of a fuel tank. Information about a fuel level and moisture in the interior of the fuel tank of a platform is generated using a fuel sensor unit...
9037319 System and method for processing and displaying wake turbulence  
A system and method to display, when within an envelope of an ownship's flight path, a symbol representing wake turbulence from another aircraft based on aircraft type and flight parameters...
9031719 Passive local wind estimator  
Local wind fields can be predicted if both the airspeed and the ground speed of the helicopter are known. An aircraft that uses an inertial navigation unit, autopilot and estimator allows a...
9030383 Display device and display method  
A display device has a holding device wearable on a user's head and holding a multifunctional glass that comprises a first and second coupling-out section and a coupling-in section, an image...
9030332 Method and apparatus for generating an indication of an object within an operating ambit of heavy loading equipment  
A method, apparatus and system for generating an indication of an object within an operating ambit of heavy loading equipment is disclosed. The system includes a plurality of sensors disposed...
9019093 Device and method for outputting information  
A device and a method are provided for outputting items of information regarding a vehicle, in particular regarding a vehicle function. In order to impart the driver an improved knowledge of the...
9019127 Method and device for development of a system for management of the warnings and procedures on an aircraft  
A method to develop a system for management of warnings and electronic procedures for an aircraft, comprising a database of parameters relating to the warnings and to logic and procedures, the...
9019128 Augmented reality aircraft management system  
A method and apparatus for providing assistance to a flight crew during flight. An image of a group of instruments on a flight deck of an aircraft is generated with an image sensor in a data...
9013330 Electric taxi system guidance  
A taxi guidance system is provided for an aircraft having a primary thrust engine and an onboard electric taxi system. The taxi guidance system includes or cooperates with a source of aircraft...
9013328 Electrically activated latch for aircraft stowage bins  
An electrically activated latch for aircraft stowage bins includes an overhead stowage bin module having a stationary support structure and a movable stowage bin portion. An electrically operated...
9007237 Lighting devices comprising an array of optoelectronic sources  
Lighting devices are provided including those which have an array of spatially distributed optoelectronic sources, each source being adapted to emit a respective incident optical beam; a first...
9008870 Display for terrain avoidance  
A terrain warning system includes an indicator to inform a pilot of a proposed degree of flight parameters for safely clearing terrain. An aural message may identify a vertical speed that may be...
9007227 Multimode fiber interrogator  
An optical interrogator system including a broad spectrum light source capable of emitting light having a spectral width spanning at least approximately 20 nm, and at least one optical sensor...
9002543 Situation aftermath management system and method  
A system and method for assisting flight crew recovery in the aftermath of an unexpected event is provided. A processor is used to detect that an unexpected event has occurred in an aircraft and,...
9000952 Airport surface information presentation methods for the pilot including taxi information  
Present novel and non-trivial methods for presenting taxi information to a pilot are disclosed. Each method may generate an image data set from taxi information data and navigation reference and...
9002542 Method and device for detecting piloting conflicts between the crew and the autopilot of an aircraft  
A method for detecting piloting conflicts between the crew and the autopilot of an aircraft. According to the method, an automatic trajectory is programmed by checking whether the actual values of...
8983686 System aboard an aircraft  
The invention relates to a device aboard an aircraft comprising output means configured to restore information relating to the aircraft status from aircraft systems, the device including a module...
8981967 Aircraft equipment management system  
Method and apparatus for managing equipment on an aircraft. An apparatus comprises an interrogator, a display system, and a processor unit. The interrogator is configured to read information from...
8983760 Method and system of controlling air traffic  
The present invention relates to a method and system for controlling air traffic. The method and system utilizes aircraft performance data, provided either by an FMS of a capable aircraft or...
8981968 User-defined pages for aircraft  
A method and apparatus for displaying aircraft information. A selection of a piece of dynamic information is detected about an aircraft on a first display on a user interface. The piece of dynamic...
8981969 Alarm apparatus for a pilot's headset  
The invention relates to an alarm apparatus (1) for a pilot's headset (3) and to a pilot's headset having such an alarm apparatus. The alarm apparatus comprises an attitude sensor (11), which...
8977484 Using aircraft trajectory data to infer aircraft intent  
A method is provided for inferring the aircraft intent of an aircraft from an observed trajectory. Aircraft performance data relating to that type of aircraft is retrieved from memory, along with...
8977483 Methods and apparatus for beacon code changes in an air traffic control system  
Methods and apparatus for enabling an air traffic control system to set a beacon code on a transponder of an aircraft without voice communication with the flight crew. In one embodiment, an air...
8976042 Image combining system, device, and method of multiple vision sources  
Present novel and non-trivial system, device, and method for combining image data received from two or more vision systems are disclosed. A system may be comprised of a first vision source, a...
8970402 System, device, and method for varying the visibility of symbols depicted in a vertical situation display  
Present novel and non-trivial system, device, and method for varying the visibility of symbols depicted in a vertical situation display (“VSD”). An image generator receives zone data and defines a...
8970400 Unmanned vehicle civil communications systems and methods  
A mass notification push application and a civic-communication application combined into one with the primary purpose of allowing up-to-the-minute UAV aerial imagery as selected by drone...
8970399 Selective NOTAM notification  
Methods, systems, and computer-readable storage media provide for selective Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) notifications to be made to the crew of an aircraft according to the relevance of the NOTAM to...
8963691 Sensor association system using wireless device information  
A method, apparatus, and computer program product for identifying wireless devices. Information is received from a wireless device that is unidentified. An object associated with the wireless...
8963741 Methods and systems for dynamic alerting during missions  
A method for alerting a user of a sequence of events that has occurred, based on data contained within messages occurring on one or more communications buses is described. The method includes...
8958942 Systems and methods for displaying aircraft braking distance during surface operations  
Systems and methods are operable to present braking distance information to crew of an installation aircraft. An exemplary embodiment determines a braking distance for a braking maneuver of the...
8958932 Methods and apparatus to mitigate instrument landing system overflight interference  
Systems and methods to mitigate instrument landing system (ILS) overflight interference are disclosed. An example method performing a first measurement of a position of an aircraft relative to a...
8952831 Enhancement of cockpit external visibility  
A cockpit display system for a cockpit of an aircraft includes a primary flight display moveably located in the cockpit and viewable from a pilot position and/or a copilot position in the cockpit....
8948938 Fully parametrizable electronic alerts and procedures management system, intended for an aircraft  
An alerts and procedures management system for an aircraft comprises a software kernel aboard the aircraft and a parameterization tool for the software kernel, which comprises a conversion module...
8947267 Method and device for displaying information by means of a dual-view display in a passenger cabin of an aircraft or spacecraft  
A method for displaying information by means of a dual-view-display in a passenger-cabin of an air-/spacecraft, comprising the following steps: providing the dual-view-display on a predetermined...
8948939 Navigation assistance method for monitoring navigation performance in linear or angular mode  
A method for assisting in the navigation of an aircraft comprises steps of calculating and displaying a linear deviation on a first linear section and an angular deviation on a second angular...
8947268 Stepped instrument panel for aircraft  
An instrument panel for a rotorcraft having two pilot seats, said instrument panel being arranged under an anti-glare shield (4) and including display means (2), at least some of the display means...
8947266 Display module for displaying passenger-specific display information  
A display module for displaying passenger-specific display information in an aircraft, comprising: a display, a control unit, a storage device, and a first interface, wherein the first interface...
8938359 Handle bar route extension  
A handle bar route extension mechanism for creating or modifying a flight route. The handle bar route extension mechanism can allow a user to create or modify a flight route using a destination...
8933819 Exterior aircraft display system  
A method and apparatus for displaying information on an exterior surface of an aircraft. A display panel is embedded within an exterior surface of the aircraft. A substantially transparent...
8933957 Methods and systems for emphasizing selected aviation chart information  
Methods and systems for visually organizing aviation or aeronautical charts with color emphasis and de-emphasis features selected by a user.
8930120 System for fault detection and diagnosis of aircraft engine and method thereof  
A system for detecting and diagnosing a faultive state of an airplane engine, including: at least one vibration sensor attached to an airplane; a reference model database construction unit; and a...
8928497 Method and device for monitoring avionics systems connected to a shared medium  
A method monitors at least one avionic system connected to a communication medium that includes at least one active communication switch component. The method includes determining a state of the...
8928498 Workload management system and method  
A system and method are provided for facilitating workload management. The system processes first sensor data to estimate the current cognitive state of a first person, and processes second sensor...
8930588 Control device, input/output device, connection switch device and method for an aircraft control system  
Methods and apparatus are described for an aircraft network that permits an automatic configuring and/or repairing of the network.