Up-Front Control Unit

UFCP is specially designed to enable the pilots to control the A/C systems using pushbuttons, rotary knobs, rocker switch and joystick. UFCP includes potentiometers which provides additional controls related with the HUD operation. UFCP includes a yellow-green dot matrix LED display to provide annunciation and warning functions to the pilots. 

UFCP provides RS-485 serial communication for display generation, keyboard and status communication. UFCP has also Built-In Test capability for maintenance purposes.

UFCP has a separate Power Supply unit to convert the A/C 28VDC to the necessary 12VDC input voltage for UFCP to operate.

Important Features

General Specifications

  • High Resolution
  • High Luminance
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • Wide Dimming Range
  • NVIS Class B compatible
  • Provides HUD controls
  • Bezel Keys For User Data Input
  • Single LRU Compact design
  • Easy to Integrate

Display Specifications

  • Display Type: Dot Matrix LED Display
  • Display Area: 4" x 1.35"
  • Resolution: 64 Rows x 224 Columns
  • Display Color: Yellow-Green
  • Viewing Envelope : +/- 45° horizontal  +/- 45° vertical
  • Luminance Range : 0.1 fL - 250 fL
  • NVIS Compatibility : Compliant with both MIL-STD-85762 & MIL-STD-3009:, Class B

Interfaces

  • Communication Interfaces  : RS-485, discrete and analog interfaces
  • Input Power : 12 VDC for UFCP
                             :  28 VDC for UFCP Power Supply

Qualifications

  • MIL-STD-810
  • RTCA DO-160
  • MIL-STD-461
  • MIL-STD-704

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions:

    UFCP: 102.8 mm (H) x 136.4 mm (W) x 57.9 mm (D)

    UFCP Power Supply: 76.2 mm (H) x 101.6 (W) x 120.7 mm (D)
  • Weight: < 2.4 kg (total weight for UFCP & Power Supply)