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Autothrottle

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Autothrottle (automatic throttle)

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Autothrottle On Daher TBM940

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733 Sim Autothrottle demo

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Visual Landing in Tucson - Autothrottle FAIL on the Global Express

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Innovative Solutions & Support's ThrustSense Autothrottle Vmca Protection Demonstrated

An autothrottle allows a pilot to control the power setting of an aircraft's engines by specifying a desired flight characteristic, rather than manually controlling the fuel flow. These systems can conserve fuel and extend engine life by metering the precise amount of fuel required to attain a specific target indicated air speed, or the assigned power for different phases of flight. A/T and AFDS work together to fulfill the whole flight plan and greatly reduce the pilots' work load.
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