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synonyms for autopilot

  • gyropilot
  • robot pilot
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How to use autopilot in a sentence

The Dragon features a full-time autopilot program, requiring no astronaut intervention.
INSIDE THE SPACEX CREW DRAGON: HERE'S HOW THE INSPIRATION4 CREW WILL FLY TO SPACEJEFFREY KLUGERAUGUST 6, 2021TIME
I just drift through the landscape on autopilot, turning wherever the nice lady in my phone tells me to turn.
MY KIDS NAVIGATED OUR ROAD TRIP—IT WAS AN ADVENTURETHODGSONJULY 12, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Biles admitted to them that she had been operating on a sort of autopilot, doing what was expected of her but not particularly enjoying it.
SIMONE BILES IS ALREADY THE BEST GYMNAST EVER. SHE'LL BE EVEN BETTER FOR TOKYOALICE PARKJUNE 24, 2021TIME
A lot of autopilot systems are even capable of safely and smoothly landing planes.
GOOGLE-FUNDED STARTUP MERLIN LABS WILL SOON FLY 55 AUTONOMOUS PLANESVANESSA BATES RAMIREZMAY 27, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The country has been pretty much on autopilot with its top ministers, including Modi, seldom seen.
INDIA NEEDS ALL THE HELP IT CAN GET TO FIGHT COVID-19, BUT WHO DOES HUMANITARIAN AID REALLY SERVE?DEBASISH ROY CHOWDHURYMAY 21, 2021TIME
The flex pattern is also smooth and consistent, giving the 105 a feel similar to autopilot, which is a positive in the backcountry.
LONG-TERM REVIEW: THE BEST SKIS, PERIODHEATHER SCHULTZ AND MARC PERUZZIMARCH 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The change is meant to set it apart from technology that still requires a driver be at the ready to take over from autopilot settings.
WAYMO WILL NO LONGER SAY ‘SELF-DRIVING’ IN APPARENT SHADE TO TESLARACHEL LERMANJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As an oversight body, they contend, the Board of Supervisors runs on autopilot, and in recent days they’ve offered their visions of what a more progressive county would look like.
DEMS WANT CONTROL OF THE COUNTY – HERE’S WHAT THEY SAY THEY’D DO WITH ITJESSE MARXOCTOBER 7, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The autopilot functioned perfectly, however, and Logan trusted it to the point of insouciance.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
Jason hauled the control wheel into a tight turn and the autopilot gentled it to a soft curve.
DEATHWORLDHARRY HARRISON
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WORDS RELATED TO AUTOPILOT

  • autopilot
  • gyropilot
  • robot pilot
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