A Study on Safety of Airborne Software and Considerations during Development

항공용 소프트웨어 안전성 및 개발시 주의사항에 대한 고찰

  • Received : 2016.05.09
  • Accepted : 2016.06.15
  • Published : 2016.06.30


It is recognized that safety is a key point of technical competency. Its adoption is widely spread in development of products and it is essentially necessary in aerospace industry because airborne system and equipment are used complex high-technology and implemented systematic performance using software. This study reviews system safety assessment, development assurance level, airborne software, RTCA DO-178 process, and considerations & pitfalls in software development.


Airborne Software;System Safety Assessment;Considerations during Development


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Supported by : 국토교통부