TITLE

Fibre optics to aid helicopter safety

AUTHOR(S)
Coppinger, Rob
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);4/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7598, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
7106104

 

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