Options For Upgrading Legacy Avionics Systems

  title={Options For Upgrading Legacy Avionics Systems},
  author={Russell W. Duren},
  journal={J. Aerosp. Comput. Inf. Commun.},
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  • Published 1 June 2006
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This paper examines a comprehensive set of options for upgrading legacy avionics systems in tactical aircraft. The options have been developed as part of study involving the avionics system of a current military aircraft Multiple options are considered ranging from minor changes to the legacy system to complete replacement of computers and communications buses with commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware and new software. The pros and cons of each potential solution are described and… 

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