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9014881 System and method for dynamically determining runway stopping distance  
A system for providing a visual indication of a predicted stopping point to an aircraft crew during landing or an aborted take-off attempt includes a ground based transceiver to determine aircraft...
9014877 Aircraft with a control device  
An aircraft with aerofoils including a main wing and a control flap that includes an adjustment flap. The aircraft includes an actuator for the control flap, as well as a sensor device for...
9014878 Method for detecting performance of an aircraft based on a customized message  
The present invention relates to a method for detecting the performance of the aircraft comprising: collecting data reflecting operation status of the aircraft; generating the customized message...
9014956 Distance determination and type of aircraft determination during docking at the gate  
A device for detecting an object moving in a space includes a measuring device aimed at the object, the measuring device detecting a distance pattern which contains the distances of at least two...
9014879 Messaging and data entry validation system and method for aircraft  
A system and method for validating data entry in response to an instruction received in an aircraft cockpit includes receiving, in an aircraft cockpit, an instruction that requires an aircraft...
9008939 Vehicle control system and method using control allocation and phase compensation  
A vehicle control system and method combining control allocation and phase compensation for forming a phase compensated actuator command signal based on a control demand signal. A feedback unit...
9008867 Method and device for automatically monitoring the ability of an aircraft to follow a flight trajectory with at least one turn  
A monitoring device for automatically monitoring the ability of an aircraft to follow a flight trajectory with at least one turn includes a series of elements that estimate the ability of the...
9008865 Method and device for managing, processing and monitoring parameters used on board aircraft  
A standardized identification code is used to identify each flight parameter used on board an aircraft and to provide some of its characteristic information. Descriptive complementary information...
9008872 Configuring landing supports for landing on uneven terrain  
A system for configuring landing supports of a load to land on uneven terrain includes a terrain sensor configured to detect a terrain characteristic of the uneven terrain. The system further...
9008868 Cloud based management of aircraft avionics  
Methods, systems and devices for a cloud based management of aircraft avionics allows a service provider, or equipment owner to place a list of tasks to be performed into a centrally managed...
9008866 Electronic circuit for determining an item of data representing a parameter of the air and system comprising such a circuit  
An electronic circuit, and a system including such a circuit, for determining a datum representative of a parameter of air surrounding an aircraft, including: a mechanism receiving, from a...
9002541 Method, device, and computer redable media for automatic management of configuration and reconfiguration of a plurality of systems of an aircraft  
Methods, devices, and computer readable media are disclosed for automatic management of configuration and reconfiguration procedures of a plurality of systems of an aircraft, for example and...
9002616 Full authority digital engine control system for aircraft engine  
In one aspect, a digital engine control system for an aircraft engine is provided. The control system includes a selection unit, the selection unit including a monitoring module configured to...
9002542 Method and device for detecting piloting conflicts between the crew and the autopilot of an aircraft  
A method for detecting piloting conflicts between the crew and the autopilot of an aircraft. According to the method, an automatic trajectory is programmed by checking whether the actual values of...
8991758 Unmanned aerial vehicle  
An unmanned aerial vehicle, comprising: a fuselage having a first side board and a second side board spaced apart and connected by at least one transverse board; the first side board, the second...
8991744 Rotor-mast-tilting apparatus and method for optimized crossing of natural frequencies  
A method and apparatus for optimized crossing of natural frequencies of a rotorcraft rotor are disclosed. The method may include flying a rotorcraft comprising an airframe, a rotor, a mast...
8996202 Presenting notices to airmen in charting applications  
A method and apparatus for presenting notices used to operate an aircraft. A notice containing information in a text format is received. A category for the notice is identified in response to...
8996201 Method and device for sharing data between on-board systems in an aircraft  
A method and a device are disclosed for exchanging data between a technical management system of an aircraft and a mission management system of the aircraft, in order to permit one of the systems...
8991745 Rotor-mast-tilting apparatus and method for lower flapping loads  
A method and apparatus for reducing flapping loads imposed on a rotor are disclosed. The method may include flying a rotorcraft comprising an airframe, a rotor, a mast extending to connect the...
8996203 Searchlight location system  
Systems and methods for identifying a location illuminated by an onboard searchlight on a vehicle are presented. A location of interest is illuminated at an illuminated location illuminated by the...
8989922 Modular drone and methods for use  
Various exemplary embodiments relate to a drone. The drone may include: a navigation unit configured to determine the location of the drone and navigate the drone to designated locations; a radio...
8989925 Method and apparatus for conversion of GPS heading data for use by electronic flight director  
An improved Horizontal Situation Indicator (HSI) module for use with an aircraft, wherein the HSI module is adapted for accepting Bank Angle Commands or waypoint data from the GPS flight module and...
8989923 Navigation performance specification  
A method of formulating a specification for temporal and vertical required navigation performance is described. The method assesses various flight management guidance systems methods and allows a...
8989924 Altitude estimator for a rotary-wing drone with multiple rotors  
The drone comprises altitude determination means (134), with an estimator (152) combining the measures of an ultrasound telemetry sensor (154) and of a barometric sensor (156) to deliver an...
8989921 Electronic flight control system for an aircraft capable of hovering  
An electronic flight control system for an aircraft capable of hovering and having at least one rotor. The flight control system is configured to operate in a manual flight control mode, in which...
8984938 Methods and systems for wind detection  
A method and system for detecting wind patterns in association with a cargo package airdrop. The method includes dispersing media into the atmosphere, tracking the dispersed media, wherein tracking...
8983683 Systems and methods providing a fuel-efficient RTA implementation with uncertain winds  
Flight management systems and control methods for meeting a required time of arrival (RTA) with reduced fuel burn. An example method can account for probabilistic wind forecast uncertainty in RTA...
8983682 Unlocking mobile-device and/or unmanned aerial vehicle capability in an emergency situation  
An illustrative emergency-support system may include multiple unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), which are configured to provide emergency support for a number of different emergency situations....
8983712 Method and system for detecting pushrod faults  
A system for monitoring for pushrod faults in an aircraft includes a pushrod; a sensor (36) mounted on the pushrod (34), the sensor (36) wirelessly transmitting measured pushrod load data; a...
8979032 Methods and systems for retrieving personnel  
A method for retrieving personnel is provided. The method includes receiving a radio signal indicating a real-time position of personnel to be retrieved, deploying an unmanned aerial vehicle to the...
8977411 Providing a description of aircraft intent  
The present disclosure provides a computer-implemented method of generating a description of aircraft intent expressed in a formal language that provides an unambiguous description of an aircraft's...
8977407 Adaptive user interface for semi-automatic operation  
A method is provided for semi-automatic operation of a portable control device for a remote-controlled, unmanned vehicle. The method includes the steps of monitoring parameters of an operational...
8972101 Method for predicting a horizontal stabilizer fault  
A method of predicting a horizontal stabilizer system fault in an aircraft, where the method includes receiving data relevant to a characteristic of the pitch of the aircraft during flight,...
8972083 System and method for aircraft thermal capacity prediction  
A technique for identifying, projecting, displaying, and enhancing the thermal capacity for an aircraft is disclosed wherein the thermal capacity is defined as the amount of time or range the...
8965598 Automatic flight control for UAV based solid modeling  
Technologies are generally described for controlling a flight path of a UAV based image capture system for solid modeling. Upon determining an initial movement path based on an estimate of a...
8965277 Aircraft and conductive bodies  
An aircraft, or other conductive body, (10) comprises transmission means for transmitting information to at least one other aircraft, said transmission means comprising: means (13) for generating...
8965657 System and method for detecting an on ground condition of an aircraft  
Systems and methods for detecting an on ground condition of an aircraft are disclosed. A weight on wheel system may determine that an aircraft is on the ground. Wheel speed sensors may measure the...
8964959 Electronic device, incoming call answering and rejection method and digital data storage media  
An incoming call answering and rejecting method, an electronic device, and a digital data storage media are provided. The method is applied to an electronic device having a touch screen and has the...
8963741 Methods and systems for dynamic alerting during missions  
A method for alerting a user of a sequence of events that has occurred, based on data contained within messages occurring on one or more communications buses is described. The method includes...
8965600 Method for displaying a flight plan  
A method for displaying a flight plan having at least one waypoint on a flight display of a flight deck of an aircraft having known flight constraints, including receiving a user input for a...
8965659 Speed control for a fixed pitch ram air turbine  
A system of speed control for a ram air turbine of an aircraft includes a power electronics controller, at least one routing device in communication with the power electronics controller, at least...
8965674 Fluid-based orientation control system  
A system includes a fluid reservoir containing a first fluid, a pair of fluidic channels in fluidic connection with the fluid reservoir, a counter-fluid reservoir having a second fluid that is...
8958932 Methods and apparatus to mitigate instrument landing system overflight interference  
Systems and methods to mitigate instrument landing system (ILS) overflight interference are disclosed. An example method performing a first measurement of a position of an aircraft relative to a...
8958930 Dynamic limitation of monoblock flight control surfaces inclinations during stall susceptibility conditions  
Method for dynamically limiting the inclinations of monoblock flight control surfaces (FCS) in an aircraft. Dynamic limitation of the FCS is activated if a stall susceptibility condition is...
8958928 Method and an appliance for remotely controlling a drone, in particular a rotary wing drone  
The appliance includes a touch screen and wireless data transmission implementation for communicating with the drone. Drone piloting commands are activated by fingers contacting and/or moving over...
8957790 System and method for cruise monitoring and alerting  
A monitoring system is disclosed for use with a mobile platform being operated by an operator. The system may make use of a database for containing operational information and procedures relating...
8954206 Unmanned aerial vehicle  
The present disclosure relates to an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) able to harvest energy from updrafts and a method of enhancing operation of an unmanned aerial vehicle. The unmanned aerial...
8954264 Environmental waypoint insertion  
The different advantageous embodiments provide a system comprising an environmental waypoint insertion process and a processor unit. The processor unit is configured to run the environmental...
8952831 Enhancement of cockpit external visibility  
A cockpit display system for a cockpit of an aircraft includes a primary flight display moveably located in the cockpit and viewable from a pilot position and/or a copilot position in the cockpit....
8948960 Systems and methods for arbitrating sensor and actuator signals in a multi-channel control system  
Systems and methods are provided for arbitrating sensor and actuator signals in various devices. One system includes input/output (I/O) circuitry, redundant computation circuits coupled to the I/O...