Human Factors plays a significant part in the design of the airplane cockpit. Here are some examples of various airplane cockpits. The rest of this month will introduce videos and references further explaining the ideas.
The photos include military transport design and both small and large general aviation designs. What characteristics are similar? What are different?
Airplanes by Design features photographs of aircraft from a test pilot perspective, highlighting aeronautical engineering characteristics and flight test facts. To see all of the these pictures (and many more of this aircraft and it’s unique design characteristics), click here. You will always be able to access any of these pictures by selecting the Flickr icon in the top menu bar.