collision avoidance


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collision avoidance

For wireless transmission, see CSMA/CA. For automotive safety, see collision avoidance system.
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The worldwide collision avoidance systems market is expected to be driven by the growing focus of consumers and OEMs on safety features of vehicles, government regulations, influence of the New Car Assessment Programs (NCAPs), and encouragement from insurance companies by reducing the premium for vehicles installed with collision avoidance systems.
SNP defence spokesman Angus Robertson, whose Moray constituency contains RAF Lossiemouth where the two jets had been based, said: "It is scandalous the MoD committed to a Tornado collision avoidance system in the 1990s, but this was not installed in time to potentially avert the fatal 2012 crash and is still not in use.
Insurers have limited influence over car manufacturers installing collision avoidance technology in new cars as a requirement, according to Donald Light, director, Americas property/casualty practice for Celent.
A BA spokesman also said that the "flight crew on the BA55 from London Heathrow to Johannesburg received a TCAS (traffic collision avoidance system) warning while on route".
Conventional collision avoidance systems rely on radar or infrared detectors and require heavy duty computer processing.
Air Force to increase situational awareness and manage collision avoidance.
7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global market for collision avoidance systems is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.
The construction sector is expected to provide the highest growth potential for collision avoidance systems, followed by automotive and railway during the forecast period.
Hexagon Mining unites the technologies of MineSight, Devex Mining, Leica Geosystems Mining and SAFEmine, to connect mine planning, design, fleet and production management, optimisation, fatigue monitoring and collision avoidance systems for a comprehensive flow of data across all operations.
Damning report into aPS60m traffic collision avoidance system (TCAS) was considered for the bomber four years before the crash.
Auto Business News-27 October 2009-Volvo to equip collision avoidance system in new S60(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
In any case, it was not clear why the modern collision avoidance equipment installed on both planes didn't prevent the accident, local aviation authorities said.