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It is a very good question, in light of what happened with the Lion Air flight 610 crash. Caused by a single mis-calibrated AoA sensor, resulting in 189 deaths. Single inputs into flight automation are allowed, if the single input can be safely disregarded by the on-board systems. A safety analysis will take into account: what the consequences of the ...


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What you've proposed is a reference frame translation of the aircraft velocity, so instead of the velocity referenced to East, North, and Up (ENU), it's referenced to the direction the aircraft is pointing. That gives you components of aircraft velocity along the nose, across the wing, and towards the ground. (You can find more details on these conversions ...


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