Brevard News

OBITUARY: Engineer and Author Halim Ozkaptan Passes Away Sept. 2 in Arnold, Maryland at Age 92

Halim Ozkaptan, a husband, father, grandfather, friend, and a great man passed away peacefully in his sleep on September 9, 2022, at the age of 92 in Arnold, Maryland. Halim earned his Ph.D. in Psychology, and much of his career focused on human factors engineering and the development of aircraft cockpits and simulators for the military. Many of his cockpit designs are used today to include the aircraft heads-up display (HUD) found in many modern jets.  […]