FAA Chooses Eizo For ERIDS

by Tom Allen

Eizo’s Flexscan T23 81W touch screen monitor has been chosen by the USA’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), for use in En Route Information Display Systems (ERIDS). ERIDS are used to map flights and manage …

Tags:Aviation| Back Panel| Eizo| Large Display Monitor| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 16

Protected Displays Important for Data Modul

by Tom Allen

Data Modul absorbed Conrac many years ago (Display Monitor Vol 5 No 48); earlier this year, Arrow Electronics announced plans to acquire Data Modul, in turn (Arrow Electronics to Acquire Data Modul). We hoped …

Tags:Aviation| Distributors| Events| Large Display Monitor| Passenger Terminal Expo (PTE) 2015| Vol 22 - Issue 11

Passenger Terminal Expo 2015 Roundup

by Tom Allen

Unlike its presence at traditional electronics shows, 3M was showing its identity management solutions, rather than touch screens and other components. The company has five huge divisions and multiple sub-divisions in each one, and …

Tags:3M (MMM)| Aviation| Epson| Events| Fingerprint Recognition| In Flight Entertainment| Large Display Monitor| Passenger Terminal Expo (PTE) 2015| Security| Vol 22 - Issue 11

Tender Complete for New Turkish Airport

by Tom Allen

Germany’s Gebr. Heinemann and Unifree Dutyfree have won the tender to provide ‘International Airside Retail’ concessions at Istanbul’s new airport, due to open in 2018. Digitisation is likely to play a major role in …

Tags:Aviation| Digital Signage| Large Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 10

User Experience Needs Context and Context Needs Sensors

by Bob Raikes

I’ve had a busy week with a visit to the Electronic Display (ED) conference in Nuremberg, where industrial and automotive applications are the hot topics. With the Mobile World Congress coming up this Sunday, …

Tags:Automotive| Aviation| Desktop Monitors| Editorial| Gaze Recognition| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 09

Panasonic is Big on B2B

by Tom Allen

This year’s CES focuses on automotive technology, said Joe Taylor, chairman and CEO of Panasonic North America when he took the stage. More than 25% of Panasonic’s North American sales are expected to be …

Tags:Aviation| CES 2015| Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED TVs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Vol 22 - Issue 03

Abileah Explains Vertical Markets

by Raverstead

Adi Abileah is, these days, an independent consultant in display technology, although readers may know him from his time as Chief Scientist at Planar Systems. He gave a very interesting talk on special vertical …

Tags:Automotive| Aviation| Large Display Monitor| Latin Display 2014| Medical| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 46

Displays Proliferate at Newark Airport

by Helen Vince

ipadusaTablets – The Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey will soon feature iPads in United Airline’s Terminal C. This is United’s main terminal at the Newark Airport and is a critical hub for …

Tags:Aviation| Digital Signage| DOOH| iPad| Mobile Display Monitor| USA| Vol 21 - Issue 46

Frankfurt Claims Largest Airport Screen

by Raverstead

A 100m² (5.5m x 18.3m) LED screen has been installed at Frankfurt Airport in Germany – making it the largest digital airport advertising space in Europe. We heard (via our friends at Invidis) that …

Tags:Aviation| DOOH| Germany| Large Display Monitor| LED| Vol 21 - Issue 47

Lufthansa Takes Off With Surface Pro 3

by Raverstead

German airline Lufthansa will begin equipping its pilots with the Surface Pro 3 tablet from next year, replacing the existing cockpit laptops. More than 5,000 tablets have been ordered, as well as special docking …

Tags:Aviation| Back Panel| Microsoft| Mobile Display Monitor| tablets| Vol 21 - Issue 47

HUD Solution Sought by Aerospace Supplier

by Super User

A new request has been posted on Ninesigma, asking for proposals for head-up display equipment for aviation use. Ninesigma request #1,251,795 has been posted by an aerospace supplier. Companies are asked to develop a …

Tags:Aviation| Head Up Displays HUDs| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 38| Volume 21

Hamburg Bridge Goes Digital

by Super User

Eight new 55″ landscape-style screens have been installed on Hamburg Airport’s central bridge. Each has 1920 x 1080 resolution, but the airport could not tell us which company supplied them.  

Tags:Aviation| Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| Vol 21 - Issue 40