Sensor Power Management Panel
Using the Sensor Power Management Panel electric power is turned on/off on sensors as well as on the weapon pods. Radar altimeter's power is also controlled by this panel. The sensor power management panel is located on the right console
|The panel and his elements|
|LEFT HDPT||2-Way switch||LEFT HDPT||Power on the left fuselage hardpoints (normally targeting or navigation pods)|
|OFF||Power off the left fuselage hardpoints|
|RIGHT HDPT||2-Way switch||RIGHT HDPT||Power on the right fuselage hardpoints (normally targeting or navigation pods)|
|OFF||Power off the right fuselage hardpoints|
|FCR||2-Way switch||FCR||Powers up the Fire Control Radar systems (FCR)|
|OFF||Powers down the Fire Control Radar systems (FCR)|
|RDR ALT||3-Way switch||RDR ALT||Power on the radar altimeter|
|STBY||Set the radar altimeter to standby|
|OFF||Power on the radar altimeter|Note:
The showed panel drawing is a drawing with can be downloaded from my page Documents, plans and diagrams from the F-16
|Pictures from the Sensor Power Management Panel|
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Picture No. 4 was provided by Kostas Kefalas.