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Related to navigational: Navigational instruments


1. The theory and practice of navigating, especially the charting of a course for a ship or aircraft.
2. Travel or traffic by vessels, especially commercial shipping.

nav′i·ga′tion·al adj.
nav′i·ga′tion·al·ly adv.
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Adj.1.navigational - of or relating to navigation; "navigational aids"
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Of or relating to sea navigation:
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[ˌnævɪˈgeɪʃənl] ADJ [instruments, system] → de navegación
navigational aidsayudas fpl a la navegación
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The "Navigational, Measuring, Electro medical And Control Instruments Manufacturing Global Market Report 2019" report has been added to's offering.
When completed in two weeks' time, the calibration exercise which is targeted at putting all navigational aids in optimal capacity would ensure that the facilities generate precise and accurate signals to guarantee the safety of air navigation in the country.
That raises the larger question: Are the navigational capacities of our smartphones making us worse navigators?
Eman Al Falasi, head of Geodetic and Marine Survey Section, stressed the importance of the hydrographic survey system for all activities in marine areas and the pivotal role it plays in providing navigational safety as stipulated in the 1974 International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS).
But there doesn't appear to be the navigational information, easily available, to turn those maps into charts.
The new navigational equipment prepares the airport in Lal-lo town for the arrival of an Airbus 320 or a Boeing 737 aircraft, he said.
TopFlight FMS provides pilots with highly reliable navigational information, displayed in a simple manner especially suited to heavy air traffic conditions.
"If our human navigational efforts shape our hippocampus, what happens when we stop using it for this purpose--when we lean too hard on technology such as GPS, which makes navigation a brain-free endeavor?
During the meeting, the organisation demonstrated the capabilities and advantages of the system to navigational device manufacturers.
It served as a navigational aid to shipping with its light visible for more than 10 miles up until 1914 when its function was replaced by more modern navigational aids.
The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) is close to completing the development of the monitoring and securing of the waterway by installing an advanced radar system to monitor the navigational traffic in the canal instantly through connected screens.
TOKYO, Feb 1 (KUNA) -- China on Monday accused the US of being the biggest incentive for militarization of the South China Sea, and urged it to stop creating tension in the name of "navigational freedom," the official Xinhua News Agency reported.

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