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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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Currently two types of basic guidance systems are used for HDD applications: walk-over systems and wireline systems.
As USDA proceeds forward with the next evolution of America's food guidance system, we encourage maximum flexibility of use and integration with government-wide, and other public and private efforts to educate the public about 'how to eat' and live healthful lifestyles.
The efforts to develop automated or autonomous guidance systems for agricultural vehicles are motivated by the decrease in the farm labor force and the desire for higher production, greater efficiency, and safer operations.
The company develops and deploys wellbore surveying and guidance systems and rotary steerable drilling services for high precision wellbore placement, plus additional applications in orientation and logging -- all with a central focus on increasing the recovery of oil and gas reserves through technical innovation and precision.
JDAM bombs are being developed as a result of experience from the Persian Gulf War that showed a need for low-cost, autonomously controlled, bad-weather guidance systems for 1,000- and 2,000-pound bombs.
This patent allowance greatly strengthens Hygieia's commercial position and boosts our roll out efforts in the United Kingdom, where our d-Nav (TM) Diabetes Insulin Guidance System product is currently available.
The systematic publication of data linked to such indicators could provide a way of introducing more coherent accountability across a coordinated career guidance system.
8 million contract, Boeing will serve as sole provider of maintenance and sustainment services on the NS50 guidance system, the navigational heart of the ICBM.
The SDK for the Phantom 3 and Inspire 1 are available to download, along with more information about the M100 and Guidance system, at dev.
Brophey claims the $115,000 guidance system can be retrofitted to virtually any centre-articulated truck in any trackless environment.
Hygieia to Observe Diabetes Insulin Guidance System in Action and Appraise its Ability to Scale 'Best Practice' Care Delivery
The Laser Guidance System for Diamond Wire Stone Cutting Apparatus connects cutting wire speed control to a sensor that detects the straightness of the wire as it cuts into a stone.

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