But there is this difference in the Departure: that the term does not imply so much a sea event as a definite act entailing a process - the precise observation of certain landmarks by means of the compass card
The steam gear clattered, stopped, clattered again; and the helmsman's eyeballs seemed to project out of a hungry face as if the compass card
behind the binnacle glass had been meat.
At last he fastened his eyes on the compass card
, took refuge, in spirit, inside the binnacle.
Cubic has also managed the ticket office terminals for Compass Card
transactions by NCTD customer service representatives.
The card is viewed through a glass window which forms part of the fluid container and features a vertical line, called a lubber line, against which is compared the compass card
A compass card
should be made to reflect both conditions.
The bearing pointer was useful for navigation, but that compass card
was a challenge because the numbers on it never corresponded to your actual heading on the heading indicator unless you were really diligent at manually adjusting it.
The latest initiatives in contactless payments include the collective introduction of contactless cards by Euroloan Consumer Finance and Compass Card
in August 2015 and the MasterCard Bankkontokort debit card with contactless functionality by Bank of Aland in 2014.
Too often, the "miscellaneous history" section of the aircraft logbook, MAF/work order, or compass card
is incomplete or filed incorrectly in maintenance admin.
The only light in the wheelhouse was the small light shining down on the constantly rocking compass card
The only gripe on our jet we were concerned about was a freely spinning compass card
that had been signed off after switching out a box.
Yes, pricey, but just a beautiful prismatic hand-bearing compass with a mother of pearl compass card
readable in even the lowest light The solid brass housing shines like gold, and the 25X magnifying prism helps you read small print The compass is liquid filled, with mineral crystal glass, plus features a rotating bezel with lock and thumb loop.