A substantially updated Second Edition offering comprehensive coverage of civil avionics systems Civil Avionics Systems , Second Edition , is an updated in-depth study and explanation of avionics as applied to civil aircraft. Avionics covers analogue and digital electronics, sensors, signalling, and computers that transmit to and control the operations of the aircraft. Avionics includes the technology, systems development, electrical systems, sensors, communication, navigation, flight control, displays, engine and utilities control, and is also the integration of all these elements. Civil Avionics Systems , Second Edition Features updated contents in the light of latest applications. Covers new content in the areas of Avionics Technology, Software and System Safety. Provides a uniquely comprehensive source of information. Illustrated throughout with line drawings and photographs, with some images of flight decks and displays in full colour. Includes a chapter on displays written by Malcolm Jukes, an internationally respected expert, updated to include the recent evolution of Flight Deck technology, displays and architectures. The authors, Ian Moir and Allan Seabridge, are both highly experienced in the aircraft industry and are also involved in devising and delivering training courses. Their direct and accessible style, along with the input of an international team of technical advisors, ensures that Civil Avionics Systems , Second Edition is an authoritative reference text. An essential reference for Aerospace engineers and graduate and postgraduate students in aerospace engineering.