navaid


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navaid

(ˈnævˌeɪd)
n
(Navigation) a navigational aid; any visual marker or electronic device that assists navigation
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The compatible equipment installed in modern cockpits is called RNAV, or Area Navigation, generally referring to navigation without the need for going from one navaid to another.
Because a clearance to fly the approach is a clearance to fly the missed, the failure of a navaid required by the missed would prevent the entire approach from being used, even in clear weather.
Had this 777 crew prioritized solving the navaid problem over getting the aircraft on the ground with little to no approach references, we may not have been put in the resulting precarious situation.
I had little to fall back on for my distance from the NAVAID and, more importantly, the distance to the airfield.
The idea of launching satellite as dedicated navaids is not new.
A spin-off from the GPS trials work is recognition by the CAA that no one has looked in detail at the quality of the navaid signals available to aircraft flight management systems (FMS) during the critical stages of take-off and landing.
Within the basic framework of the study country's requirements and modernization planning, alternative NAVAID system configurations are defined.
May navigate via RNAV, but must still monitor the NAVAID for final segment course alignment.
These views were expressed by Sindh Ministers Mukesh Kumar Chwala, Nawab Taimoor Talpur, Burhan Chandio, Ikram ullah Dharejo, Mumtaz Jhakrani, Syed Qasim Navaid and Abid Hussain Bhaio, while visiting office of a private television channel here on Tuesday, said a statement.
One of the first things we need to consider when shooting an NPA is the type of electronic guidance we'll be receiving and where the navaid is located.
SAN DIEGO -- Knight & Carver has named Rafay Navaid to the newly created position of Wind Blade Engineer for the company's Wind Blade Division.
Contract Awarded for Inspect and Provide UL Master Certification to the TACAN NAVAID Facility