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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Navaids come in different forms such as lighthouses, beacons and buoys.
Like other airports, Kenai also is upgrading its safety areas, lighting and signage and navaids, Bondurant said.
In this case, something as simple as identifying the correct navaids would have precluded a situation which could have easily been disastrous.
To critics of outsourcing, or contractorisation, FPL likes to quote the savings to the UK MoD through its contract to calibrate the navaids at Mount Pleasant Airport in the Falkland Islands.
The controller read our clearance routing and, though I didn't recognize a navaid, I accepted it.
In many cases, GPS is being combined with more traditional navaids such as the Inertial Navigation System (INS) to create newer and more effective systems which overcome the limitation of the individual systems.
On the project front, atg airports has been active on several UK and overseas schemes including the complete AGL installation and AGL control system at Manchester Airport Runway 2, Skavsta Sweden complete AGL and Navaids package and Belfast City Airport AGL and AGL Control System to accommodate the apron and link taxiways.
to suggest that a broader look at command and control (C2) functions and NAVAIDS be initiated.
With a base of over 7,000 units deployed worldwide, Thales is the world leader in the supply of Navaids.
In addition, users can add other compatible outdoor maps, such as marine cartography and navaids, via optional SD memory cards.
Scope of work: works includes, but is not limited to: the construction of a parallel VFR runway; taxiways, including airfield and approach lighting systems; the upgrade and extension of the existing runway and connecting taxiways, including replacement of AGL and approach lighting systems; a new ATC tower, including NAVAIDS control systems; and a 33/11kV primary electrical substation and distribution network with all associated infrastructure.
MAX-N Local charts feature up-to-date data from official sources, with detailed presentation of Depth Areas and Contours, Spot Soundings, NavAids, Light Sectors, Wreck/Obstructions, Anchorage Areas, Small Craft Facilities and more.