Definition of autoland in English:

autoland

noun

Astronautics Aeronautics
  • Automated landing of an aircraft or spacecraft; a system that facilitates this.

verb

Astronautics Aeronautics
  • with object And without object. To land automatically or using an autoland system.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Flight International. From auto- + land<br>1960s; earliest use found in Jetage Airlanes. From auto- + land, after autoland.

Pronunciation

autoland

/ˈɔːtə(ʊ)land/