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GPS

abbr.
Global Positioning System

gps

abbr.
gallons per second

GPS

abbreviation for
1. (Navigation) global positioning system
2. (Education) (in Australia) Great Public Schools; used of a group of mainly nonstate schools, and of sporting competitions between them

GPS


n.
Global Positioning System.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gps - a navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiverGPS - a navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiver
navigational system - a system that provides information useful in determining the position and course of a ship or aircraft
Translations
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グローバルポジショニングシステム
위성항법장치
GPS
ระบบการค้นหาทางโดยใช้ดาวเทียม
hệ thống chỉ đường bằng vệ tinh

GPS

[ˌdʒiːpiːˈɛs] n abbr (=global positioning system) → GPS m

GPS

abbr of Global Positioning SystemGPS nt

gps

نِظَامُ تَـحْديدِ الـمَواقِعِ العالـميّ GPS GPS GPS σύστημα GPS GPS GPS GPS GPS navigatore satellitare グローバルポジショニングシステム 위성항법장치 GPS GPS GPS GPS глобальная система навигации и определения положения GPS ระบบการค้นหาทางโดยใช้ดาวเทียม GPS sistemi hệ thống chỉ đường bằng vệ tinh 全球定位系统
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a) states, "Upon arrival at an alternate, when the WAAS navigation system indicates that LNAV/VNAV or LPV service is available, then vertical guidance may be used to complete the approach using the displayed level of service.
The WAAS GEO 5 payload is hosted on the geostationary satellite EUTELSAT 117 West B.
Greater accuracy is achieved through ground-based WAAS ground reference stations, which monitor the GPS satellite constellation and sends corrections through WAAS master stations to two geosynchronous satellites.
The WAAS system is a critical component to ensuring our national airspace remains safe, especially with the increased volume of air traffic," saidMichael Espinola, Managing Director, Raytheon Air Traffic Systems.
WAAS conforms to the Satellite Based Augmentation System standards published by ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization), providing worldwide interoperability of satellite navigation systems.
A second civil frequency is planned, and the ability of the WAAS to help users evaluate the reliability of the GPS signals they are receiving offers what officials feel is adequate protection for civil users.
Over the course of the partnership, Fluke Networks Systems' integration of various Cisco data sources has evolved from performance monitoring with NetFlow data to providing end-users with superior visibility and in-depth analysis of application and network performance through integration with Cisco's WAAS Central Manager API.
WAAS navigator installations approved for LPV approaches are coded as B.
Further, the WAAS payload is the first to be hosted on an all-electric satellite.
Router modules WAAS, task 3 - delivery system for recording phone calls VoIP and video conferencing .
Rather than yank out a perfectly good GPS or bite the financial bullet leading to a complete panel makeover, they can easily get by with a remote-mounted WAAS GPS receiver.
WAAS is the United States' satellite-based augmentation system designed to promote air traffic safety.