NASA Office of Logic Design

NASA Office of Logic Design

A scientific study of the problems of digital engineering for space flight systems,
with a view to their practical solution.


NASA SP-504: Space Shuttle Avionics System

Contents

Section
1 Introduction

Purpose of Document
Organization
Use

2 The Design Environment

Introduction
Avionics Hardware/Software
Flight Control
Guidance and Navigation
Displays and Controls
Communications and Tracking
Redundancy Management

3 System Design Evolution

Introduction
Top-Level Design Drivers/Requirements
Data Processing
Flight Control
Backup System
Redundancy Management
Onboard System Management

Navigation
Display and Control
Communications
USAF Requirements
Payload Support
Remote Manipulator
Power Distribution

4 System Mechanization/Operation

Overview
Avionics System Functions
Data Processing
Display and Control
Guidance, Navigation, and Control
Sequencing
System Management/Instrumentation
Communications and Tracking
Payload Support Operations
Electrical Power Distribution and Control
Ground Checkout


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