Fibre optics to aid helicopter safety

Coppinger, Rob
April 2002
Engineer (00137758);4/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7598, p11
Reports on the development of a helicopter fly by light system that uses optical fiber technology to enable advanced flight control and automatic adjustments to cope with sudden wind condition changes. Advantages of the system; System of operation under the technology; Immunity of the system to electromagnetic interference.


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