attitude indicator


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attitude indicator

[′ad·ə‚tüd ′in·də‚kād·ər]
(aerospace engineering)

attitude indicator

An instrument that displays the attitude of the aircraft by referring to information sources, which may be contained within the instrument or be external to it. When the information sources are self-contained, the instrument is called an artificial horizon. See attitude gyro.
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Regression of Research Attitude Indicators on Study Variables Appeal of Fear of Research Research Variable [beta] E P SE Gender -.
While our earlier study recognized only three factors of production-- capital, labor, and intermediate inputs (conventionally called materials)--in this study we disaggregate the labor input of production workers from that of non-production workers for the obvious reasons that the two types of labor would be expected to interact differently with worker attitudes, and the worker attitude indicator variables describe only the production-worker labor force.
Statistical results (see Norsworthy and Zabala [1985a; 1985b]) are very strong and consistent with the neoclassical theory of production, and the attitude indicators are similar to those discussed in Zabala [1983].
In view of the unusual nature of the imbedded function of attitude indicators, methodological conservatism in other aspects of the study has been adopted throughout the estimation process.
Thus W is simply a translog function of the worker attitude indicators [R.
The worker attitude indicators that enter the worker attitude function are grievances, G; unresolved (open) grievances at year end, O; unauthorized strikes, Z; and voluntary separations (quits), Q.
BFGoodrich 's Avionics & Lighting Systems division is a world leader in the development and support of aircraft safety systems and components including Skywatch(TM) Traffic Advisory System, RGC250 Radar Graphics Computer, TCAS I collision avoidance systems, Stormscope(R) weather mapping systems, electro-mechanical standby attitude indicators, vertical and directional gyros, power conversion products, and landing, taxi, navigation, and collision avoidance lights.
July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Aircraft has selected the BFGoodrich Aerospace Avionics Division, Grand Rapids, to provide Emergency Standby Attitude Indicators, Emergency Power Packs and Collision Warning Systems for the new U.
BFGoodrich Standby Attitude Indicators are widely used in both commercial and military aircraft; more than 70,000 units have been manufactured since 1972.
JET is located in Grand Rapids and is best known for its line of standby attitude indicators, other gyro products and flight control systems for the Learjet.
Fly up and right," he relayed as the needles popped into view on our attitude indicators.
The pilot and copilot attitude indicators receive inputs from two independent inertials and two independent power sources.

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