ARP4103A Flight Deck Lighting for Commercial Transport Aircraft

Reaffirmed

09/17/2019

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Scope
Content
This document recommends design and performance criteria for aircraft lighting systems used to illuminate flight deck controls, luminous visual displays used for transfer of information, and flight deck background and instrument surfaces that form the flight deck visual environment. This document is for commercial transport aircraft except for applications requiring night vision compatibility.
Rationale
Content
This SAE Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) is revised to update and improve specification of technical requirements. This document recommends flight deck lighting design and performance criteria to ensure prompt and accurate readability and visibility, color identification and discrimination of needed information under all expected ambient lighting and electrical power conditions.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/ARP4103A
Pages
48
Citation
SAE International Recommended Practice, Flight Deck Lighting for Commercial Transport Aircraft, SAE Standard ARP4103A, Reaffirmed September 2019, Revised October 2014, Issued February 1989, https://doi.org/10.4271/ARP4103A.
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Publisher
Published
Sep 17, 2019
Product Code
ARP4103A
Content Type
Recommended Practice
Status
Reaffirmed
Language
English

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