autopilot

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autopilot

[′ȯd·ō‚pī·lət]
(navigation)
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Paris, May 06 (Saba) - The Pakistan International Airline (PIA) s special airplane, with Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani on board, had to make an emergency landing back at Paris airport few minutes after takeoff upon countering technical faults in its Auto Pilot System (APS), SAMAA reported late Thursday.
Adamson flew two shuttle missions in 1989 and 1991, testing a new auto pilot system.
When he pulled into Nantucket Island he realised that his entire auto pilot system had collapsed.