1. Brief Description
– see a Picture
– Display type: ECDIS
2. Functional Capabilities (types of data à information content)
– it makes collision avoidance route automatically
– it controls the ship to follow scheduled route or collision avoidance route
– it shows give up signal on the screen as a pop up menu. The give up signal is initiated when the automatic collision avoidance system could not find any collision avoidance route.
– it provides an one action lever for changing the control from Automatic to manual
– it provides information by using a display and an artificial voice.
3. Intended Purpose
– display information on automatic collision avoidance system
– it avoids collision automatically
4. Portrayal examples
– image of a display with collision avoidance route.
c) some concerns