What you need to know about oracle cruise system works
ORACLE, N.M. (AP) The oracle system works by controlling a cruise vehicle’s engines, propellers and other systems.
Its purpose is to improve the vehicle’s speed, steer it safely and prevent accidents.
Its chief engineer, Tom McDonough, is a former Navy officer who spent his career developing cruise systems for planes and ships.
He is the chief designer for the Navy’s oracle systems.
McDonough has been in the business since 1997.
He’s a professor of aeronautics and astronautics at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
He said the oracle works by applying a magnetic field to the vehicle to change the speed of the engines, allowing them to keep their shape and speed.
That makes them more maneuverable.
The vehicle can also send data to computers, allowing the computer to adjust the speed and angle of the propellers to steer the ship.
It can also tell if a cruise ship is at a safe speed or a dangerous speed, or vice versa, McDonaugh said.
It also helps in a disaster where an oracle ship goes out of control.
McDONOUGH said he designed the oraclos to be easy to install.
It uses simple, low-cost components that are easily installed.
He said the design of the oracles has been tested by thousands of people on hundreds of cruise ships.
He’s also working on the technology that will help a cruise line avoid accidents, such as collisions with ships that have an oraclose system.
He says the system will also help prevent collisions and save lives.
McDOWNSHIP (AP): That was our goal.
The goal was to have something that could be put on any ship, anywhere.
And we achieved that, and we’re looking at having it installed in a dozen or so ships.COMMENTS:McDONOUTS: If we’re going to have a cruise vessel that’s going to do a 180-degree turn, that we’re not going to get that from a helicopter.
He believes the oracles could be a replacement for helicopters and boats.
The ORACLES can be installed on any cruise ship, McDONOUSH said.
The system has a number of applications.
The most obvious is for a cruise operator that wants to maintain a safe course, Mcdonough said.
It could also be used to make sure a ship doesn’t get too close to an enemy or for a commercial vessel, McDOWN’S statement said.
McDOY: The oracles will also be useful for the National Guard, which is a very small Navy that is operating out of bases around the country.
It’s a small group of people that do have the capability to do these kinds of things.COMMENT: McDONOUGH: I think this is a huge capability that is going to make a difference.
McDONOW: The Navy has been experimenting with the orclos since 1993, and the Navy has tested the technology on many cruise ships, McDOY said.
He hopes the Navy will adopt it.
McDHONOUGH: The problem with helicopters is that they have the same problem as the cruise ships; they can’t make a 180 turn without crashing.
They have to get off the ground.
And then they have to make their way back on the ground again.
The Navy is testing a new system called the ORACLS.
It could make that easier, and that’s one of the things we are going to look at.COMMUTATIONS: Oraclize is a concept that’s coming out of the aerospace community.
McDonOUGH is working on a project called a cruise engine, which uses a large motor to turn an engine to make the ship move.
Mc DONOUGH: When you do that, you’re essentially doing something that’s similar to a helicopter but in a much more compact package.COMTECHNOLOGY: A lot of cruise ship systems use radar to measure the speed or direction of the cruise ship.
Oraclose uses a laser that’s mounted on a motor.
Mc Donough said he thinks the cruise engine will work as well as the orbal systems.
He was on a cruise on a Navy destroyer that had an oraclass system.COMMS: I just remember a couple of days ago on a trip we were in a ship and the engines were spinning in a very slow fashion.
And I just saw them do it.
Mc DONOUGH said that’s because of the magnetic field in the orca system.
The oracle could also help ships that aren’t equipped with cruise control.
They could use a system to tell the ship’s engines that the engine is running, Mc DONOW says.COMGING OUT: This is a technology that we don’t have yet, but I think it will be very important to cruise ships that are being operated for cargo ships or for commercial cargo.
It would be an important addition to the fleet