inertial navigation


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Noun1.inertial navigation - a method of controlling the flight of a missile by devices that respond to inertial forces
steering, guidance, direction - the act of setting and holding a course; "a new council was installed under the direction of the king"
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The Ghost Plane is driven by the position, velocity and attitude data gathered during flight from the onboard Inertial Navigation System (INS).
Its path is precisely directed by the advanced on-board computer and inertial navigation system, the official added.
The new release also enables built-in sensors (accelerometer and gyroscope) for inertial navigation to provide precise geo-location capabilities, even in urban canyons and underground garages where satellites can't be seen.
With Sierra Wireless AirLink solution, I dont have to invest an extra $200 - $400 per vehicle in separate systems to provide vehicle telemetry, inertial navigation and driver behavior reporting.
Allan Pirie, chief executive of Ashtead said: "Our existing pool of inertial navigation systems has proven to be extremely popular with our customers and we have enhanced our rental fleet to meet their growing demands.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global inertial navigation systems (INS) market to grow at a CAGR of 13.
The growing need for navigation accuracy is driving the demand for inertial navigation system market"
The premium suppliers of the inertial navigation systems include Lord Microstrain, Systron Donner Inertial, VectorNav, Trimble, EPSON, Kongsberg, Advanced Navigation, Spectracom and Aerospy, the prominent players in the market.
Athens) update and revise the 2007 second edition of their textbook for a senior undergraduate or first-year graduate course introducing global navigation satellite systems, inertial navigation systems, and the Kalman filtering models and methods used to integrate them.
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has achieved a significant milestone by delivering its 8,000th LN-100 inertial navigation system (INS), which provides primary and backup navigation information for a variety of airborne and shipboard platforms.
VectorNav Technologies announced the release of the VN-200, a high-accuracy GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation System (GPS/INS) on a surface-mount chip the size of a postage stamp.
Inertial navigation systems are the basis of the flight navigation systems of modern aircraft.

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