Date of Award
Master of Science
The Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System was designed to allow situational awareness in the arena of within visual range and beyond visual range air to air combat with the ancillary phase of air to ground weapons employment. This system was tested on the ground and during flight test comprising of approximately 37 flights by the author. It was found to be a significant improvement in capabilities of both the air to air and air to ground roles of the F/A-18 Hornet.
Thorson, Taylor N., "Combat effectiveness of the joint helmet mounted cueing system. " Master's Thesis, University of Tennessee, 2003.