Cockpit Visibility For Commercial Transport Aircraft
This report is intended to encourage more effort to be directed toWard improving
the pilot's visibility from the cockpit of transport type aircraft wih the
ultimate objective of improving safety.
In the preparation of this Aeronautical Information Report, consideration Was
given to pilot surveys made by the Civil Aeronautics Administration, studies made
by manufacturers, and a review of the cockpit visibility provided in present day
It is recognized that a rigid specification is undesirable and may restrict development
and utilization of initiative. For this reason the report is in general terms and
offered as a guide.