OFD Prepares to Study the Impact of Turbulence on the use of Touchscreens on the Flightdeck

 OFD is entering a busy period as several human factor evaluation trials are underway involving all of the OFD partners. This week saw the start of the trials taking place at the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research involving GE and the Transportation Research...
Celebrating International Girls in Aviation Day

Celebrating International Girls in Aviation Day

Today marks the fifth International Girls in Aviation Day. Organized by Women in Aviation International, the day aims to encourage girls aged 8-17 to consider a career in aviation. Open Flight Deck provides extensive training and skill development opportunities and...
GE team helping to shape aerospace standards

GE team helping to shape aerospace standards

In early February, SAE International published a new Aerospace Recommended Practice specification – ARP60494 Touch Interactive Display Systems: Human Factors Considerations, System Design and Performance Guidelines.   The specification was formed by...