Carousel Control Display Unit, Commercial Airline

Carousel Control Display Unit, Commercial Airline

     

This is the display and keyboard, manufactured by the Delco Division of General Motors, for an Inertial Navigation System that would be installed in a commercial jetliner. The system allowed the crew to navigate on trans-oceanic flights and in other areas out of range of ground radio or radar stations.

Donated by the Delphi Corporation.

Gift of Delphi Electronics & Safety

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Delco Co.

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
Housing: aluminum
keyboard: plastic keys
Interior: circuit boards, wires, and other electronic parts.
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 15.9 x 12.1cm (6 x 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

This is the display and keyboard, manufactured by the Delco Division of General Motors, for an Inertial Navigation System that would be installed in a commercial jetliner. The system allowed the crew to navigate on trans-oceanic flights and in other areas out of range of ground radio or radar stations.

Donated by the Delphi Corporation.

Gift of Delphi Electronics & Safety

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Delco Co.

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
Housing: aluminum
keyboard: plastic keys
Interior: circuit boards, wires, and other electronic parts.
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 15.9 x 12.1cm (6 x 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

ID: A20090050000