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AFCSAutomatic Flight Control System
AFCSAdobe Flash Collaboration Service
AFCSAlliance for Cellular Signaling
AFCSArmed Forces Compensation Scheme (UK MoD)
AFCSAsian Family Counselling Service (UK)
AFCSAir Force Communications Service
AFCSAutomatic Fire Control System
AFCSAviva Family and Children's Services (Los Angeles, CA)
AFCSAdvanced Facer Canceller System (USPS)
AFCSAmerican Friends Service Committee (Quakers)
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AFCSAll Florida Contracting Services (Coral Springs, FL)
AFCSAdvanced Flight Control System
AFCSArmy Facilities Components System
AFCSAdvanced Facer Canceler System (Postal Service)
AFCSAustralian Forest Certification Scheme
AFCSActive Federal Commissioned Service
AFCSAnti-Fraud and Corruption Strategy (UK)
AFCSAgriculture, Forestry and Consumer Sciences (West Virginia University)
AFCSArmed Forces Courier Service
AFCSAircraft Flight Control System
AFCSAutomated Fire Control System (US DoD)
AFCSAir Force Corporate Structure
AFCSAtlanta Fulton County Stadium
AFCSAdvanced Fire-Control System
AFCSAdvanced Fuel Cell Systems
AFCSAdaptive Fire Control System
AFCSAllied Forces Contingency Stock
AFCSSenior Chief Aircraft Maintenanceman (Naval rating)
AFCSAir Force Communications System
AFCSAir Force Comprehensive School (Nigeria)
AFCSAutomatic Facilities Control Subsystem
AFCSArtillery Fire Control Systems
AFCSAmerican Financial Credit Services, Inc. (Indiana and Florida; est. 1993)
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As designed, the coupled-hover function of the H-60 automatic flight control system (AFCS) will secure if radalt-hold is lost and automatically switch over to barometric-altimeter (baralt) hold.
Included in the G1000 upgrade are the GFC 700 three-axis, fully digital, dual channel, fail safe automatic flight control system (AFCS).
Some time later the secondary crew was in a coupled hover with the automatic flight control system (AFCS) engaged at 150 feet, 13 miles out, on an outbound heading.
It is flown using an automatic flight control system supervised by a human pilot.
He released the collective trim switch to engage the automatic flight control system (AFCS) radar altimeter hold.
The range of kits for the SAR mission that have now been certified by EASA for the AW189 include a dual rescue hoist with camera system, search radar, high definition FLIR system, searchlight, increased capacity fuel system, Flight Management System (FMS) & Automatic Flight Control System (AFCS) SAR modes, cabin mission console and various additional communication systems.
After the final landing, the PAG performed an informal automatic flight control system (AFCS) "heading hold" evaluation without preflight planning, research or a flight clearance.
Its dual digital automatic flight control system with available IFR option and Category A/JAR OPS 3 capability provides greater control and improved situational awareness.
During development of LCH, HAL Board sanctioned LCH related projects, namely, Modified Rotor System, Manufacturing of TD-3 & TD-4 for acceleration of development flight testing, indigenous development of Integrated Avionics and Display System (lADS) & Automatic Flight Control System (AFCS) in order to reduce the dependency on foreign vendors and develop indigenous technology.
The CH-47F has a modernized airframe, Common Avionics Architecture System (CAAS) cockpit that improves crew situational awareness and the Digital Automatic Flight Control System (DAFCS), which offers enhanced flight-control capabilities for the multitude of conditions in which the helicopter is used.
The CH-47F features modernized airframe, Common Avionics Architecture System (CAAS) cockpit which enhances crew situational awareness and the Digital Automatic Flight Control System (DAFCS) offering better flight-control capabilities for the multitude of conditions wherein the helicopter is used.
The autopilot system, which is derived from the Bell 429 digital automatic flight control system, integrates with the Garmin G-1000H s navigation modes and display and also integrates audio for caution alerts and mode annunciations.
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