Figure 7-12.-Aircraft controller grip assembly.
The wing-form display is displayed in the
air-to-air and the air-to-ground computer modes. It
identifies what is loaded on all stations except the
wing tip AIM-9 stations, which are always displayed.
The weapon loaded is displayed on the DDI by the
appropriate acronym. When weapons are loaded on
the stations, the type of weapon is coded into the SMP
during loading procedures. Thus, when selected, the
DDIs display the appropriate acronym. An acronym
is an abbreviated number and letter, such as 1 82B,
which indicates that one Mk 82 blunt-nose bomb is
The push-button switches around the DDIs are
used to select weapons, various functions, and mode
options of a function (if any). For example,
mechanical fuzing (MFUZ) is one function and nose
Figure 7-13.-Digital display indicators.