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Kenneth A B Trippe, Peter M Edgar, David Vollrath: Cruise information and booking data processing system. Lane and Aitken, November 29, 1988: US04788643 (135 worldwide citation)

In a travel reservation and information data processing system, airline reservation computers, which are connected to remotely located data processing terminals in travel agents's offices, are also connected to a separate computer having a database containing detailed information on available cruise ...


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John S Shenk, Mark O Westerhaus: Optical instrument calibration system. Lane and Aitken, September 12, 1989: US04866644 (99 worldwide citation)

In a calibration system for optical instruments of the type which make measurements at incrementally spaced wavelengths throughout a spectrum, a plurality of standard samples are measured by a master instrument and a field instrument. The measurement data obtained from each instrument are then stati ...


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Haruto Tanaka, Kiyoshi Yamaki, Hidetaka Suzuki: Road map display system with indication of a vehicle position. Nissan Motor Company, Lane and Aitken, August 26, 1986: US04608656 (89 worldwide citation)

A road map display system for an automotive vehicle displays a mark representative of a vehicle's position and direction. The mark is positioned at the center of a display screen and the coordinate system of the map is transformed depending on the vehicle's direction so that the mark indicative of t ...


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George W Poncy: Hypodermic syringe with sliding cap. Lane and Aitken, March 28, 1989: US04816022 (85 worldwide citation)

In a hypodermic syringe having a sliding cap to prevent accidental pricking of the user, a needle hub assembly is provided with radial flaps having arcuate bands which extend in both circumferential directions from the ends of the radial flaps. The arcuate bands make a sliding engagement with the in ...


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George W Poncy: No-prick hypodermic syringe. Lane and Aitken, June 27, 1989: US04842587 (79 worldwide citation)

An assembly for preventing accidental pricking by a hypodermic syringe includes a cap mounted on a needle hub for sliding between an extended position enclosing the needle and a retracted position exposing the needle. The cap slides on resilient bands extending arcuately from flaps projecting radial ...


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Billy R Slater: Industrial process control system with back-up data processors to take over from failed primary data processors. New Forney, Lane and Aitken, October 3, 1989: US04872106 (77 worldwide citation)

In an industrial process control system, in which a plurality of remote stations interconnected by a communications link each control and manage a plurality of input/output devices, each remote station comprises a primary data processor and a back-up data processor. The primary data processor normal ...


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Yoshiyuki Etoh: System for automatically controlling vehicle speed. Nissan Motor Company, Lane and Aitken, November 11, 1986: US04621705 (68 worldwide citation)

In a system and method for automatically controlling a vehicle's speed, the rate of change of the inter-vehicle distance per predetermined unit of time is calculated from the detected inter-vehicle distance between the controlled vehicle and a preceding vehicle, a basic safe inter-vehicle distance i ...


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Akira Tachibana: System and method for automatically controlling vehicle speed. Nissan Motor Company, Lane and Aitken, November 11, 1986: US04622636 (66 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically controlling the speed of an automotive vehicle holds the vehicle speed constantly at a set vehicle speed when there are no other vehicles in front of the vehicle and controls the vehicle speed so as to follow another vehicle moving in front of the vehicle accord ...


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Toshiyuki Shimizu, Osamu Shimizu, Kenji Tenmoku, Kunihiko Mitoh, Yasuhiro Honoki: Correcting method and correcting errors in a terrestrial magnetism heading sensor. Sumitomo Electric, Lane and Aitken, August 29, 1989: US04862398 (63 worldwide citation)

In a location detecting apparatus which detects the location of a moving body on the basis of the heading signal from a terrestrial magnetism heading sensor attached to the moving body and the rotational angle signal from a rotational angle sensor attached to the moving body, a correcting method for ...


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Richard P Poncy, Mark P Poncy: Sterile cover for intraoperative ultrasonic diagnostic devices and method and kit for providing same. Lane and Aitken, June 10, 1986: US04593699 (63 worldwide citation)

A sterile cover for a sonic probe and connecting cable of a sonic imaging instrument includes (1) a flexible sleeve, open at both ends and having a sterile exterior surface, covering at least a portion of the cable and all but a distal end of the probe and (2) a flexible sheath, open at one end and ...