autopilot

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autopilot

[′ȯd·ō‚pī·lət]
(navigation)
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153) In Belger, the court found that the pilot should have been able to detect when his auto pilot system did not engage appropriately, and thus, he should have taken control of the plane.
London, Jan 17 ( ANI ): A leading carmaker has developed a new temporary auto pilot system that takes complete control over braking, steering and speeds up to 80mph, without letting the drivers do a thing.
Unveiled at a European research conference in Sweden the so-called Temporary Auto Pilot system was fitted to a VW Passat estate.
Unveiled at a European research conference in Sweden, the so-called Temporary Auto Pilot system was fitted to a VW Passat estate.