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military grid

Two sets of parallel lines intersecting at right angles and forming squares; the grid is superimposed on maps, charts, and other similar representations of the surface of the Earth in an accurate and consistent manner to permit identification of ground locations with respect to other locations and the computation of direction and distance to other points. See also military grid reference system.
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In a relevant development on Wednesday, the Syrian army repelled militants' offensive in the demilitarized zone in Hama, Idlib and Aleppo as reports said that the terrorists have further equipped their members with more weapons and military grid.
Altera Corporation is demonstrating programmable logic-based security and system acceleration solutions for military grid communications, data centers, satellite communications and radar systems at MILCOM 2015 in Tampa, Florida, from October 26 to 28, 2015.
Thus, the Universal Transverse Mercator system is not a single map projection but a series of map projections, one for each of sixty 6-degree bands of longitude--excluding the polar regions (which are covered by the Military Grid Reference maps).
The latest version of CMB Online performs faster than the previous iteration and offers several new features to users, including additional easy-to-change map bases, a scale display, and a coordinate display via latitude/longitude decimal degrees and the Military Grid Reference System.
* simultaneously show location coordinates in multiple formats, such as latitude and longitude and military grid reference system; and
The unit location section provides the units with the ability to enter a left, center and right military grid coordinate for the unit's subordinate unit positions.
"When you lase a target a box pops up on the map, with a 10-digit military grid," he explained.
(e) All geo-references must be displayed in Latitude Longitude / Indian Military Grid Reference (IMGR) (user selectable).
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army repelled militants' offensive in the demilitarized zone in Hama, Idlib and Aleppo as reports said that the terrorists have further equipped their members with more weapons and military grid.
Meantime, the Syrian army carried out an operation against ISIL's positions in an oilfield in Eastern Deir Ezzur on Friday, inflicting major damage on the terrorists' military grid.
Syrian Army soldiers carried out an operation against ISIL's positions in an oilfield in Eastern Deir Ezzur, inflicting major damage on the terrorists' military grid.

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