Alenia claims success in UAV sense-and-avoid tests | Italy’s Alenia Aermacchi has successfully validated a sense-and-avoid system designed to allow the integration of unmanned air vehicles into civil airspace.
USAF will field automatic terrain avoidance on F-16s in weeks,announced late September.Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System,developed under M6.2+ F-16 Operational Flight Program will be rolled-out across fleet this autumn with aim of reducing flight into terrain by 90%.According to USAF,26% of losses & 75% of F-16 fatalities caused by CFIT.F-16D test aircraft flown at hill in Mojave to test GCAS system which,if collision predicted,performs abrupt roll-to-upright & 5g pull til clear.
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The aircraft [HK-4455] was landing in Santa Marta after a flight from Cali when it skidded off the runway, broke through the perimeter fence, and slid into the sea while landing in heavy rain. Six of the 54 aboard were injured, none seriously.
Bendix King 066-01209-0001 AV8OR ACE System with Americas Aero and U.S. and Canada Driving by Bendix King. $1077.85. Amazon.com The new Bendix/King AV8OR ACE Portable Multifunction Display is based on the highly acclaimed AV8OR Handheld GPS navigator. Just like the successful AV8OR Handheld unit, the AV8OR ACE has airborne weather and traffic information (requires separate WxWorx XM Satellite and Zaon Portable Collision Avoidance System receivers), built-...