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.
The installation includes the ICON product platform, Register Guidance System with Vector, Ribbon Control System with MuitiCam, Color Control System with Instrument Flight and SpectralCam, and Data Central Reporting.
The guidance system also provides the necessary capability to calibrate and test the system while resident in the submarine as part of the overall weapon system operations.
The participants in the technology strand of the symposium represented the current state of the art in the use of technology to support career development: stand-alone Web sites, career information and guidance systems delivered via the Web, new systems designed to support knowledge sharing and generation among professionals, and new systems designed to provide information and learning experiences to clients.
Last week, USDA published in the Federal Register a notice seeking public comments on the graphic image along with the motivational and educational messages for a new Food Guidance System.
based Precision Systems & Space division, is supplying new slow motion dual axis servo controls, which will orient the telescope's fine guidance system.
The missile contained most of the guidance system,'' said Jeff Roehm, a special agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
As a result, the guidance system that directs the vehicle between A, B, and all other points plays a critical role in the ultimate efficiency of any AGV.
The ATIRCM solution plays on the guidance system of a particular subset of optically sighted, wire-guided ATGWs.
Brophey and his engineering team have developed an underground vehicle guidance system which he claims will increase production and reduce operating costs.
Hygieia to Observe Diabetes Insulin Guidance System in Action and Appraise its Ability to Scale 'Best Practice' Care Delivery
For some time now, Basel-Country's traffic guidance system (SGT) is often subject to malfunctions due to its age.

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