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Touch Screens Are Tested For Piloting Passenger Jets


Touchscreen flight deck

A Pro Line Fusion flight deck with touchscreen capability.

Credit: Kathy Houser/Rockwell Collins

As Denis Bonnet slipped into the right-hand seat of a commercial jet demonstrator in the airliner cockpit design center here at Thales, the French electronics group, his hand reached forward to tap an angled glass screen resembling an oversize iPad. 

From The New York Times
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