US DoD MIL-STD-1477C - Symbols for Army Systems Displays (Sep 1996)

US DoD MIL-STD-1477C - Symbols for Army Systems Displays (Sep 1996)

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METRIC MIL-STD-1477C(MI) 30 September 1996 SUPERSEDING MIL-STD-1477B(MI) 30 September 1993 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE INTERFACE STANDARD SYMBOLS FOR ARMY SYSTEMS DISPLAYS (METRIC) AMSC N/A AREA HFAC DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A. Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited
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MIL-STD-1477C(MI) FOREWORD 1. This military standard is approved for use by the U.S. Army Missile Command, Department of the Army, and is available for use by all Departments and Agencies of the Department of Defense. 2. Role modifiers for symbols presented herein, for the most part, use those being proposed in draft revisions of FM-101-5 and NATO STANAG 2019 known as APP 6, Change 2. Some minor changes have been made to correct a few inconsistencies. 3. Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent data which may be of use in improving this document should be addressed to: Commander, U.S. Army Missile Command, ATTN: AMSMI-RD-SE-TD-ST, Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898-5270 by using the Standardization Document Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) at the end of this document or by letter. ii
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MIL-STD-1477C(MI) CONTENTS PARAGRAPH PAGE FOREWORD ............................................................................................. ii 1. SCOPE 1.1 Scope . ............................................................................................. 1 1.2 Purpose . .......................................................................................... 1 1.3 Application . .................................................................................... 1 2. APPLICABLE DOCUMENTS 2.1 General . .......................................................................................... 1 2.2 Government documents. ................................................................. 1 2.2.1 Specifications, standards, and handbooks. ...................................... 1 2.3 Order of precedence . ...................................................................... 2 3. DEFINITIONS 3.1 Installation. ..................................................................................... 2 3.2 Point . .............................................................................................. 2 3.3 Symbol . .......................................................................................... 2 3.4 Symbol modifier. ............................................................................ 2 3.5 Track . ............................................................................................. 3 3.6 Unit. ................................................................................................ 3 4. GENERAL REQUIREMENTS 4.1 Standardization. .............................................................................. 3 4.2 Symbol categories . ......................................................................... 3 4.3 Basic symbol design. ...................................................................... 3 5. DETAILED REQUIREMENTS 5.1 System coding . ............................................................................... 3 5.1.1 Symbol shapes and modifiers. ........................................................ 3 5.1.1.1 Tactical engagement operations applications . ................................ 3 5.1.1.1.1 Basic tracks . ................................................................................... 3 5.1.1.1.2 Track modifiers . ............................................................................. 3 5.1.1.1.3 Landmark symbols . ........................................................................ 4 5.1.1.1.4 Special symbols. ............................................................................. 4 5.1.1.1.5 Symbol and modifier activation . .................................................... 4 5.1.1.2 Tactical force operations applications . ........................................... 4 5.1.1.2.1 Units and installations symbols. ..................................................... 4 5.1.1.2.1.1 Basic units and installations . .......................................................... 4 5.1.1.2.1.2 Fields. ............................................................................................. 4 5.1.1.2.2 Unit role modifiers . ........................................................................ 4 5.1.1.2.3 Installation role modifiers . ............................................................. 4 5.1.1.2.4 Control measures. ........................................................................... 4 iii
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MIL-STD-1477C(MI) PARAGRAPH PAGE 5.1.1.2.4.1 Ground environment. ...................................................................... 5 5.1.1.2.4.2 Air environment . ............................................................................ 5 5.1.1.2.4.3 Special. ........................................................................................... 5 5.1.1.2.5 Ground equipment. ......................................................................... 5 5.1.1.3 Aircraft symbology. ........................................................................ 5 5.1.2 Line structure . ................................................................................ 5 5.1.3 Blinking. ......................................................................................... 5 5.1.3.1 Track symbols and modifiers . ........................................................ 6 5.1.3.2 Rate . ............................................................................................... 6 5.1.3.3 Application. .................................................................................... 6 5.1.3.4 Non-track symbols . ........................................................................ 6 5.1.4 Hooking. ......................................................................................... 6 5.1.4.1 Reverse video . ................................................................................ 6 5.1.4.1.1 Application. .................................................................................... 6 5.1.4.1.2 Shape. ............................................................................................. 6 5.1.4.2 Brackets. ......................................................................................... 6 5.1.4.3 Box . ................................................................................................ 7 5.1.5 Color. .............................................................................................. 7 5.1.5.1 Use . ................................................................................................ 7 5.1.5.2 Color scheme. ................................................................................. 7 5.1.6 Symbol overlap . ............................................................................. 7 Size. ................................................................................................ 8 5.2.1 Symbol size . ................................................................................... 8 5.2.1.1 Local tracks . ................................................................................... 8 5.2.1.2 Remote tracks and alphanumeric data. ........................................... 8 5.2.1.3 Ground units. .................................................................................. 8 5.2.1.4 Ground installations . ...................................................................... 8 5.2.1.5 Control points. ................................................................................ 8 5.2.1.6 Equipment . ..................................................................................... 9 5.2.1.7 Multiple tracks . .............................................................................. 9 5.2.1.8 Landmark symbology. .................................................................... 9 5.2.2 Symbol width . ................................................................................ 9 5.2.2.1 Track symbols . ............................................................................... 9 5.2.2.2 Ground unit symbols . ..................................................................... 9 5.2.2.3 Installation symbols. ....................................................................... 9 5.2.2.4 Control points and equipment symbols . ......................................... 9 5.2.3 Symbol stroke width. ...................................................................... 9 5.2.4 Lines. .............................................................................................. 9 5.2.4.1 Line width . ..................................................................................... 9 5.2.4.2 Line brightness . .............................................................................. 9 5.2.4.2.1 Levels . .......................................................................................... 10 5.2.4.2.2 Brightness categories. ................................................................... 10 5.2.4.2.3 Illuminance compatibility. ............................................................ 10 iv 5.2
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MIL-STD-1477C(MI) PARAGRAPH PAGE 5.2.4.2.4 Brightness control . ....................................................................... 10 5.2.4.3 Line structure . .............................................................................. 10 5.2.5 Intercharacter spacing. .................................................................. 10 5.3 Track, ground unit, and installation identifiers.
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