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autopilot

[′ȯd·ō‚pī·lət]
(navigation)
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The offering, for which Autopilot has a 30-day free trial, starts at $4 a month for 500 contacts, unlimited email, and no restrictions on any features If you send a postcard to a customer, however, there is an added charge.
We couldn't accurately, nor have we attempted to, fix the moment when it was put on autopilot.
It will be a matter for the Malaysian-based investigation to look at precisely when it may have been put on autopilot.
But an autopilot also needs to provide GPS-based navigation, which allows a UAV to follow a route while avoiding obstacles, as well as the motion coordination of multiple UAVs, which would allow for multiple aircraft to fly in formation, while maintaining distance between them.
Our pilot informed customers that he was not allowed to use the autopilot in fog on this occasion.
Autopilot flying is more precise than human flying.
The new AutoPilot Pro XL unit is fully CSA/US Class I, Div 2 certified, enabling it to be safely mounted at the measurement site.
In order for AutoPilot to be effective, we had to be able to work seamlessly with the monitoring tools our customers already had.
Pre-crash signals from Flight 447, which went down en route from Rio de Janeiro to Paris last Sunday, showed the autopilot was not working, French investigators said.
Airbus has urged all pilots of its jets to review a warning issued in July 2001 on the procedures to follow if speed indicators give conflicting readings and force the autopilot to cut out.
The Valley AutoPilot GPS Ready Control Panel provides a high degree of accuracy for the operator controlling linear irrigation equipment.
A National Transportation Safety Board report indicates that a co-pilot may have accidentally activated the autopilot feature on a medical plane shortly before it crashed June 4, 2007, killing both pilots and a four-member organ transplant team from the University of Michigan Medical Center, the Associated Press reported.