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


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


    RTCA DO-160

Physical Specifications


    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)