09726486 cites 24 patents.

A system and method for providing a video merged from two independent video sources to a display is disclosed. The system and method includes receiving an enhanced vision video from an enhanced vision system, receiving a synthetic vision video from a synthetic vision system and selecting an enhanced frame in the enhanced vision video. The system and method also includes selecting a synthetic frame from the synthetic vision video corresponding to the selected enhanced frame, analyzing the enhanced frame to detect objects according to a first algorithm, analyzing the synthetic frame to detect default frame segments, merging the enhanced frame and the synthetic frame to provide a merged frame that includes detected objects and detected default frame segments and displaying the merged frame on a display.

Title
System and method for merging enhanced vision data with a synthetic vision data
Application Number
13/194594
Publication Number
9726486 (B1)
Application Date
July 29, 2011
Publication Date
August 8, 2017
Inventor
Peter H Bold
Portland
OR, US
Weston J Lahr
Sherwood
OR, US
Agent
Daniel M Barbieri
Donna P Suchy
Assignee
ROCKWELL COLLINS
IA, US
IPC
G01B 11/02
G06T 7/00
G01C 11/00
H04N 7/18
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