3742495 is referenced by 19 patents and cites 6 patents.

A drone aircraft is guided over a desired flight path wherein line map correlation provides x and y offsets from the desired fixed point. The x, y offset signals are used to drive the actuators of the drone's control surfaces and also provide positional information to a monitored display at the control station.

Title
Drone guidance system and method
Application Number
05/183,394
Publication Number
3742495
Application Date
September 24, 1971
Publication Date
June 26, 1973
Inventor
Diamantides Nicholas D
Assignee
Goodyear Aerospace Corporation
IPC
G06f 15/50
G06E 03/00
G01S 05/00
G01S 07/04
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