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Photo. Project "Eagle" takes flight on an H-225 helicopter flying testbed
Marignane, France - The next steps of the campaign will focus on coupling "Eagle" with the automatic flight control system
Airbus Helicopters has gone a step further in the experimentation of its Project Eagle, with the in-flight validation of the innovative on-board image processing system. Performed on an H-225 flying testbed, the trials have demonstrated the system’s ability to select a small ground “target” from ranges of up to 2 miles and to automatically track it during the approach performed by the pilot. The f...
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