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Philippe Gaultier, Patrick Ferran, Patrick Vouillon: Switch device with operating modes of capacitive proximity and mechanical actuation. Sextant Avionique, William A Drucker, December 14, 1993: US05270710 (80 worldwide citation)

A switch device with two modes of operation includes at least one switch comprising, carried by a substrate, two conductive lands and an electrically conductive elastic capsule in contact with one land and, in the unoperated condition, overlying the other land so as to be capable of being urged into ...


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Philippe Gaultier, Patrick Vouillon, Marie Helene Debrus: Device for multimode management of a cursor on the screen of a display device. Sextant Avionique, Browdy and Neimark, March 7, 2000: US06034672 (77 worldwide citation)

The management device embodying the invention uses a control source consisting in a touch-sensitive work board comprising a touch-sensitive surface and a means enabling detection of a force on said surface. It further comprises a selection means enabling switching from the relative pointing mode to ...


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Daniel Poulachon: Device for dynamic display of information relating to an electronic system of variable configuration and/or composition. Sextant Avionique, Browdy and Neimark, January 14, 1997: US05594465 (76 worldwide citation)

Device for the dynamic display of information relating to an electronic system of variable configuration and/or composition which uses, on the one hand, an autonomous display module comprising, mounted in a support of small dimensions, a display circuit comprising a display, preferably of the liquid ...


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Engin Oder, Francine Pierre, Jean Marie Renouard: Method and device for assisting the piloting of an aircraft from a voluminous set of memory-stored documents. Sextant Avionique, Browdy and Neimark, December 12, 1995: US05475594 (74 worldwide citation)

A method for assisting the piloting of an aircraft from a voluminous set of memory-stored documents which uses a processor associated with a terminal comprising a screen and control and data entry keys and with memories containing useful information for operating a flight, the processor being connec ...


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Guy Deker, Muriel Bomans: Method of assistance in the piloting of an aerodyne. Sextant Avionique, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, January 30, 2001: US06181987 (70 worldwide citation)

The disclosed method is implemented by a system aboard an aerodyne comprising a processor, a terminal and memories in which there are stored all the information necessary for the carrying out of a flight, the system being connected to the other on-board electronic equipment. In order to define a new ...


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Jean Muller, Mariannick Vaquier: Method and device for multimode and multifunction communication between an operator and one or more processors. Aerospatiale Societe Nationale Industrielle, Sextant Avionique, Browdy and Neimark, June 6, 2000: US06072473 (61 worldwide citation)

The system embodying the invention involves a communications instrument comprising a sensitive surface coupled to a processor ensuring management of a plurality of display elements, the dialogue between said instrument and said processor taking place according to a sequence comprising a first operat ...


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Jean Jacques Favot, Jean Noel Perbet, Bruno Barbier, Patrick Lach: Management method for a man-machine interaction system. Sextant Avionique, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, September 16, 1997: US05668573 (57 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a system for the management of an interaction system between a man (41) and a machine (12). Data input into the system are output by interaction devices (1, 2, 3, 4) from the man to the machine. At least two functions (7, 8, 9, 10) operate simultaneously on data (24, 25, 26), ...


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Muriel Bomans, Francine Pierre, Hugues Robin: Method for structuring information used in an industrial process and its application to aircraft piloting assistance. Sextant Avionique, Browdy and Neimark, August 22, 1995: US05444837 (57 worldwide citation)

A method which uses a terminal comprising a processor, a screen and a keyboard, comprises step by step breakdown of all the information ("checklist") to be structured into subsets and identification of their structure, grouping together by similar structures of the subsets into objects ("blocClist", ...


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Debrus Marie Helene, Gaultier Philippe, Vouillon Patrick: Cursor multimode control device for a display tube unit.. Sextant Avionique, July 21, 1993: EP0551778-A1 (53 worldwide citation)

The control device according to the invention involves a control source consisting of a touch tablet (8) comprising a touch surface (1) and means (11, 12) making it possible to detect a force (f) on the said surface (1). It further comprises selection means making it possible to change from the rela ...


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Christian Pitot, GĂ©rard Colas: Message preprocessing operations indicated by an associated descriptor read and descriptors belonging to a category of preprocessing descriptors and a category of instruction descriptors. Sextant Avionique, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, February 11, 2003: US06519655 (53 worldwide citation)

A method for the reception and preprocessing of digital messages, with a view to their use by a handling processor. The method associates a tag identifying each message capable of being received with a descriptor of preprocessing operations to be applied to the message. The tag of certain messages i ...