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inertial system

n
(General Physics) a frame of reference within which bodies are not accelerated unless acted upon by external forces. Also called: inertial reference frame

iner′tial sys′tem


n.
a frame of reference in which a body remains at rest or moves with constant linear velocity.
[1950–55]
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However, Rockwell Collins, VectorNav Technologies, Systron Donner Inertial, KVH Industries, Raytheon, SBG Systems, Advanced Navigation, Atlantic Inertial System, Teledyne CDL, L-3 Communications, Crossbow Technology and Kearfott Guidance & Navigation Corporation are other prominent players in this market.
The inertial system has a very complex flowchart, however.
Keywords: inertial system, micromechanical sensor, calibration, industrial robot
In the airborne version, known as Hermes A, the inertial system is used to guide the missile to the area where the target will be locked-on by the seeker.
equipment, sonar sensor and evaluation (1) including attachment to the ship, GNSS inertial system (1 pc), equipment for teaching transverse and longitudinal tilt (1 pc), measuring cables (30 m), software for collecting data from measuring.
equipment, sonar sensors and evaluation (50 pcs) for measurement of speed of sound (1 pc), GNSS Inertial System (1 pc), equipment for determination of the transverse and longitudinal tilt (1 piece), change of meas.
equipment, sonar sensors and evaluation (50 pieces) device for measuring the speed of sound (1 pc), GNSS Inertial System (1 pc), equipment for the determination of the transverse and longitudinal tilt (1 pc), exchange meas.
4 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the establishment of a miniaturized navigation grade inertial system.
However, Rockwell Collins, Thales, Trimble Navigation, Lord Microstrain, VectorNav Technologies, Systron Donner Inertial, KVH Industries, Raytheon, SBG Systems, Advanced Navigation, Atlantic Inertial System, Teledyne CDL, L-3 Communications, Ixblue, Crossbow Technology and Kearfott Guidance & Navigation Corporation are other prominent players in this market.
Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center to develop a miniaturized navigation grade inertial system for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
Founded in 1995, Crossbow has pioneered the use of Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS) Inertial System technology in a wide variety of airborne, land and marine applications.
Founded in 1995, Crossbow pioneered the use of Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS) Inertial System technology in a wide variety of airborne, land and marine applications.