The Voice - Flight Deck Version

RSS

February before last, Rockwell Collins told me that voice recognition as a command and control technology was not ready for prime time, but what I didn't know at the time was that engineers at the company's Advanced Technology Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, were hard at work maturing the various ingredients that will make the technology a viable component in the cockpit of the future. In March this year, the company gave me a peak into the vault of 21 futuristic technologies under development at ATC that could very well make it onto the next-generation cockpit. Voice control was one of the more mature projects. Rockwell Collins Senior Systems Engineer, Jaclyn Hoke, demonstrates some features.

Please or Register to post comments.

What's Things With Wings?

Aviation Week's civil aviation blog

A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Blog Archive
Penton Corporate

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×