autopilot


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Synonyms for autopilot

a cognitive state in which you act without self-awareness

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a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or planes or spacecraft on a steady course

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It exhibits the costs associated with the procurement, integration, and maintenance of autopilot systems in this market.
Guy Marion, Autopilot's CMO, says that marketing automation is typically implemented like an IT system, but that Autopilot works with customers to think through how their customers engage with their products, and it has a journey building application to map things out.
This caused the frayed portion to get stuck in a pulley, which the autopilot in low torque mode was unable to overcome.
The autopilot system, which is derived from the Bell 429 digital automatic flight control system, integrates with the Garmin G-1000H s navigation modes and display and also integrates audio for caution alerts and mode annunciations.
The basic assumption would be that if the autopilot is operational it's because it's been switched on," Dolan said when asked whether the autopilot would have to be manually switched on or it could have been automatically activated.
Certainly for its path across the Indian Ocean, we are confident that the aircraft was operating on autopilot until it ran out of fuel," Dolan told reporters in Canberra, the nation's capital.
Asked whether the autopilot would have to be manually switched on, or whether it could have been activated automatically under a default setting, Dolan replied: "The basic assumption would be that if the autopilot is operational it's because it's been switched on.
Autopilot technology isn't new--the first autopilot was developed in 1905, Tayebi said--but the technology has been rapidly progressing since then.
Peter Morris, a passenger flying back home after spending two weeks in the Mexican hotspot, told The Sun: 'The captain said they're only allowed to fly on manual because it's a new plane and the autopilot has not been approved for use yet.
According to Air Traffic Control ( ATC) officials, the plane took off at 10 am but had to return to the IGIA after a few minutes as it developed problems in its autopilot system.
recently announced the new Thermo Scientific AutoPILOT PRO XL EFM/RTU, the latest addition to its gas flow computer product line.
When you've been in the music business for a while it's easy to be on autopilot and not realise you're on autopilot.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc has announced the new Thermo Scientific AutoPilot Pro XL EFM/RTU, the newest addition to its gas flow computer product line.
The short answer is that itOs safer to keep autopilot on: Autopilot prevents human error and fatigue.
The STC from the FAA is for autopilot modernisations to the J.