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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76) Waterman & Henshon, supra note 9, at 14-15 (describing the purpose of an auto pilot system on an airplane or boat).
The prime minister had started an interaction with his media team in the aircraft when it developed problem with the auto pilot system.
Paris, May 06 (Saba) - The Pakistan International Airline (PIA) s special airplane, with Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani on board, had to make an emergency landing back at Paris airport few minutes after takeoff upon countering technical faults in its Auto Pilot System (APS), SAMAA reported late Thursday.
Adamson flew two shuttle missions in 1989 and 1991, testing a new auto pilot system.
When he pulled into Nantucket Island he realised that his entire auto pilot system had collapsed.
The Auto Pilot system created by Trevor Masters has been designed to make continuous full-box shredding possible, says Schwartz.