inertial guidance


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inertial guidance

[i′nər·shəl ′gīd·əns]
(navigation)
Guidance by means of accelerations measured and integrated within the craft.
Guidance by the use of an inertial navigation system.

inertial guidance

Guidance by means of data gathered by the measurement and integration of acceleration from within the aircraft.
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The success of our RIFCA product on these significant launches demonstrates Space and Navigation's leadership in the inertial guidance instruments market," said Paul Wengen, president of L-3 Communications' Space and Navigation division.
ACUTRONIC continues to push the envelop of digital motion controller technology in order to meet the increasingly demanding performance requirements of tomorrow's inertial guidance systems, missiles and precision guided munition technologies," said Larry Zana, Vice President of Marketing & Business Development.
In addition, its point-and-shoot, fire-and-forget inertial guidance system minimizes gunner operations and corrects for in-flight disturbances such as cross-wind.
The second project is for a microfabricated inertial guidance sensor that has a simple design, is resistant to shock, can be operated with a minimum of electronics, and is low-cost in production.
The missile uses advanced inertial guidance system with manoeuvring trajectory.
Advanced Edition, at $249, supports the full FAA dataset for VFR and IFR pilots and, additionally, eGyro Inertial Guidance and Zaon XRX traffic depiction in 3D and Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
Northrop Grumman LITEF (Hall 8, location 206) will display sensors for weapon stabilisation, inertial guidance systems for missiles and Attitude Heading Reference System (AHRS)/ navigation systems for fixed and rotary wing aircraft based on fibre optic and MEMS technology.
up to 18 km) relies on its own inertial guidance system.
The missile, which can be adapted to various aircraft and has been tested as a weapon for small coastal vessels, uses GPS-aided inertial guidance and a semi-active laser seeker for pinpoint accuracy.
Northrop Grumman's German subsidiary, LITEF, will also be exhibiting at DefExpo and will be displaying its navigation systems for land vehicles, sensors for weapon stabilisation, inertial guidance systems for missiles and AHRS / navigation systems for fixed and rotary wing aircraft.
ACUTRONIC, the leading global supplier of inertial guidance test systems (IGTS) and hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) test systems, was the winner in the "small company" category.
com), the leading manufacturer of MEMS-based sensor systems for both the inertial guidance and wireless mesh networking markets, is playing a key role in two of the world's most ambitious manned flight applications.

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