navigational system


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Noun1.navigational system - a system that provides information useful in determining the position and course of a ship or aircraft
Global Positioning System, 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 receiver
omnidirectional radio range, omnidirectional range, omnirange - a navigational system consisting of a network of radio beacons that provide aircraft with information about exact position and bearing
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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The country's new air navigational system -- the Communications, Navigation, Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM), is now fully operational, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) announced Friday.
More than 100 domestic and international flights have been canceled by airline companies in compliance with the government's request to reduce flights as the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (Caap) transitions into a better air navigational system.
He said CNIA's masterplan calls for the construction of hangars for aircrafts, VIP jet services, navigational system upgrades and advances, MRO (maintenance, repair and overhaul) facility, FBO (fixed-based operator) aviation service, airline crew training center, general aviation and commercial flights, among others.
The radiologist then inserted the needle to the target using the 3D navigational system and a final conformational CT scan was performed.
Earlier today, Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) said in a statement that the US sailors were freed after there was an "evidence suggests that they unintentionally entered the Iranian waters because of the failure of their navigational system." On Tuesday, 10 US sailor, nine men and one woman, were onboard of two small navy craft.
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On October 1, Ercan disabled the airport's VHF Omni Directional Radio Range (VOR) navigational system, a ground short-range radio that enables aircraft to determine their position and stay on course by receiving radio signals.
It provides an alternative to Global Positioning System (GPS) and is the second alternative navigational system in operation with global coverage and of comparable precision.
The navigational system installed in the boats would help the fisher men to navigate the right direction in the sea water so that they could remain in the limits of Pakistan sea water and violation of international sea water laws would be avoided.
The driver of the car, Sarah Tryon Chandler, 18, of Franklin, told police she was unfamiliar with the area and was adjusting her GPS navigational system.
Scanning the labels with your phone brings up a four-screen navigational system that includes the original image, its geographical coordinates and a GIF of the location on Google Maps.