In the early days of aviation, as aircraft range and endurance increased, so did the fatigue experienced by pilots. Autopilots were invented in 1912, guiding aircraft to fly straight and level on a compass course and greatly reducing a pilot’s workload. For more than a century, autopilots have improved many aspects of aviation safety, but they have also created new problems. Autopilots, formally known as “flight-control systems” and casually called “George,” greatly increase the complexity...
PARDON THE INTERRUPTION
Publication Archives channel
Every digital replica of the industries leading publication RotorDrone Pro magazine starting 90 days since the last issue going back several decades. Beautifully rendered in a magazine style experience. You can search across all titles or just within an issue. Issues become available 90 days after publication.