Stroke Symbol Generation Software for Fighter Aircraft

  • G.K. Tripathi Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore
  • Prashant Kumar Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore
Keywords: Head-up-display, pilot display unit, mission computer, main processor module, symbol generator module, real time operating system


This paper gives an overview of the stroke symbol generation software developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for fighter aircraft. This paper covers the working principle of head-up-display, overview of target hardware on which the developed software has been integrated and tested, software architecture, hardware software interfaces and design details of stroke symbol generation software. The paper also covers the issues related to stroke symbol quality which were encountered by the design team and the details about how the issues were resolved during integration and test phase.

Defence Science Journal, 2013, 63(2), pp.153-156DOI:

How to Cite
Tripathi, G., & Kumar, P. (2013). Stroke Symbol Generation Software for Fighter Aircraft. Defence Science Journal, 63(2), 153-156.
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