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Modern digital flight control systems use approximations of mathematical equations that result in very high order systems to replicate the natural response of a non-electronically controlled aircraft.
Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Weapon Systems Support (WSS) employees, among other members of the Program Management Activity (PMA)-265's Air Vehicle Systems Flight Controls Integrated Product Team (IPT), are the winners of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Commander's Award.
This flight control system will be ready for the first flight test of the SLS, scheduled for 2017.
Founded in 1998, the company produces the GuideStar[TM] family of versatile, compact and cost-effective flight control systems for applications such as commercial aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), target drones and missiles.
Namco Networks, a leading publisher and developer of mobile, iPhone and PC games for mass-market casual gamers, today announced a partnership with Firemint, a leading iPhone games studio, to bring Flight Control to mobile.
The company will provide software, hardware, and system design and support integration of the flight control electronics on the aircraft.
NASA estimates it will spend about $10 million over three years on the program, called the Intelligent Flight Control System.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- Athena Technologies' GuideStar(TM) GS-111 flight control system autonomously controlled all mission management, flight control and 3-D auto-navigation functions on the maiden flight of GoldenEye, a Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) prototype, for Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation.
The test rig, which is to be integrated in Alenia Aermacchi s testing laboratory in Turin (Italy), will enable the Italian aircraft manufacturer to simulate interfaces between flight control actuators, cockpit controls and flight control software.
Advanced Control of Aircraft, Missiles and Spacecraft features worked-out examples and problems at the end of each chapter as well as a number of MATLAB/ SIMULINK examples that are realistic and representative of the state-of-the-art in flight control.
Through the strategic relationship announced yesterday, BAE Systems will provide Bell Helicopter with the flight control computers under a systems development and demonstration contract to deliver flight-qualified units to be used for flight test and certification, with follow-on production work over the next five years.
Athena) has been selected to provide the GuideStar(TM) integrated Flight Control and Navigation System to "Team GoldenEye," one of three industry teams tasked with developing a prototype ducted fan Organic Air Vehicle (OAV) for the U.