guidance system


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guidance system

[′gīd·əns ‚sis·təm]
(aerospace engineering)
The control devices used in guidance of an aircraft or spacecraft.
(navigation)
Apparatus for generating and detecting the path along which a vehicle or craft is guided, often remotely and automatically.
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One of the oldest guidance systems based on rolling elements, these systems consist of a hardened and ground shaft and one or more low friction linear ball bearings, which run back and forth on the shaft supporting high radial loads.
Parking guidance server is the core of the guidance system. On the one hand, as the browser in B/S system, it takes turn to carry on the information query to the control terminal of the embedded web server, accesses the parking information of each parking lot timely, and refurbishes parking information database.
QuadTech equipment includes the ICON product platform, Register Guidance System with MultiCam, Ribbon Control System with MultiCam, Color Control System with Instrument Flight and SpectralCam, and Data Central Reporting.
The authors concluded that the existing high school guidance system is a weak part of the nation's efforts to increase college attendance.
These models also are integrated into a virtual guidance system to provide stimulus to subsystem prototypes to verify their designs.
According to the researchers, t he success rate using the needle guidance system was 95.9 per cent, compared to a success rate of 91.3 per cent using the freehand technique.
The platen guidance system is an exclusive design, featuring hardened wear strips on side plates which give the LoBoy extended life and deliver smooth operation with minimal maintenance, according to the literature.
The addition of an inertial guidance system coupled with a Global Positioning Satellite system has improved the accuracy of the rocket to significantly less than 5 meters.
Brady Corporation developed the BradyGlo Advanced Safety Guidance System based on their 90 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing safety and code compliance products.
Descriptions include their characteristics, delivery aircraft, manufacturers, military nomenclature, and details on control, guidance system and warheads.
Its user interface, the AgGPS[R] EZ-Guide[R] Plus lightbar guidance system, was a runner-up in last year's Product of the Year competition.
The June test flights were conducted on a Boeing 727-100 equipped with Rockwell Collins' HGS-4000 Heads-Up Guidance System, Max-Viz dual band infrared sensors, a Rockwell Multiscan hazard weather detection system and an LCD head-down display.

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