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pathfinders

1. Experienced aircraft crews who lead a formation to the drop zone, release point, or target.
2. Teams dropped or air landed at an objective to establish and operate navigational aids for the purpose of guiding aircraft to drop and landing zones.
3. A radar device used for navigating or homing to an objective when visibility precludes accurate visual navigation.
4. Teams air delivered into enemy territory for the purpose of determining the best approach and withdrawal lanes, landing zones, and sites for helicopterborne forces.
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He had been a manufacturer of electrical apparatus in Indianapolis, until Vail's policy of consolidation drew him into the central group of pioneers and pathfinders.
The peculiar electric current that these young pathfinders had to deal with is perhaps the quickest, feeblest, and most elusive force in the world.
Navy, 1839; The Pathfinder, or the Inland Sea, 1840; Mercedes of Castile, 1841; The Deerslayer, or the First Warpath, 1841; The Two Admirals, 1842; The Wing-and-Wing (Jack o Lantern), 1842; The Battle of Lake Erie, or Answers to Messrs.
The GCC countries, a heartland for the Pathfinder and Nissan vehicles generally, saw 5,936 Pathfinders leave the showroom floors, a 110 per cent increase and sales in Bahrain were recorded as up by 38 per cent.
The GCC countries saw 5,936 Pathfinders leave the showA[degrees] room floors during the 2013 financial year as opposed to 2,827 for the previous generation Pathfinder in financial year 2012, a 110 per cent increase.
The GCC countries, a heartland for the Pathfinder and Nissan vehicles generally, saw 5,936 Pathfinders leave the showroom floors during the 2013 financial year as opposed to 2,827 for the previous generation Pathfinder in financial year 2012, a 110 percent increase.
Maximum towing capacity for V6-equipped Pathfinders is 3,000 pounds when properly equipped for towing.
The Pathfinders rear seats are only designed for two passengers but there is a good amount of space between the back of the seat and the boot lid so parents can put children in there without worry that they will be too vulnerable in the event of a rear-end collision.
Vehicle Dynamic Control, supplied by Continental, is standard on all Pathfinders, and expanded to encompass 4-Wheel Limited-Slip-an electronic strategy that controls the power sent to each wheel for the greatest traction available--on every 4X4 model.
These learning experiences include WebQuests, Pathfinders, Treasure Hunts, Scavenger Hunts, and Tracks.
The pathfinders were designed by students in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Texas at Austin in response to specific requests by educators in reservation schools.