Cockpit software helps pilots land in fog

Summary:Honeywell is developing software that could help pilots with low-visibility landings.

Honeywell is developing software that could help pilots with low-visibility landings.

The new technology combines infrared imaging with 3D ground-terrain mapping to give pilots a clearer view of the runways from the cockpit.

ZDNet Australia's sister site SmartPlanet's Sumi Das gets a demo of the technology from Honeywell Chief Test Pilot Jary Engels in the video above.

Via SmartPlanet

Topics: Software, Travel Tech

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