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.
The prime minister had started an interaction with his media team in the aircraft when it developed problem with the auto pilot system. However soon after the taking over of the manual controls by the pilots the prime minister resumed his interaction with the journalists.