Tag Archives: Heads-up Displays

Ordinary Pilots Are Closer To Getting Fighter Jet-Like Augmented Reality Displays

Let’s face it, there’s a lot of cool tech in the cockpit. But beyond making the flying experience a lot more like Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit, the practical implications of augmented reality technology from head-mounted wearables are enormous. They promise to elevate the amount of useful real-time information available to pilots—and their development is well underway.

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This Is Your Heads Up That Helmet Mounted Displays Are Coming 

A version of the cool helmet-mounted displays worn by military pilots will soon be available for business jets and civilian helicopters. Last week at the Paris Air Show, Thales unveiled the TopMax and TopEagle Helmet Mounted Displays, and their technology is just as relevant in the civilian world as it is to military aviation.

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