visual range


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Noun1.visual range - distance at which a given standard object can be seen with the unaided eyevisual range - distance at which a given standard object can be seen with the unaided eye
visibility, visibleness - quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye; "low visibility caused by fog"
meteorology - the earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)
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The Martians had what appears to have been an auditory organ, a single round drum at the back of the head-body, and eyes with a visual range not very different from ours except that, according to Philips, blue and violet were as black to them.
The recent upgrade now enables aircraft equipped for CAT II equipment and crewed by similarly qualified pilots to land in poor visibility conditions down to a runway visual range of 350m with a decision height of 110ft.
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract with MBDA for deliveries of subsystems for the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) missile system.
IAF's Tigers squadron flew the upgraded Mirage- 2000 fighter jet tested MICA beyond visual range missile in the eastern sector on Thursday.
Besides other features that make the Rafale a strategic weapon in the hands of the IAF is the Beyond Visual Range Meteor air-to-air missile with a range in excess of 150km.
It is affordable with a very user friendly cockpit beyond visual range of attack.
Progress is also being made across a number of weapons programmes including the award of a full integration contract for the Storm Shadow weapon and further trials to fully integrate the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-To-Air missile.
According to the statement "this additional assistance includes engineering equipment for improving infrastructure along Ukraine's borders, transport and patrol vehicles, surveillance equipment to extend the visual range of border security patrols, and small boats to conduct maritime patrol and interdiction operations.
New Delhi, May 4 ( ANI ): India's first indigenously developed Beyond Visual Range (BVR) air-to-air missile 'ASTRA' was successfully test fired by the Indian Air Force on Sunday from a naval range in the western sector meeting all the mission objectives.
In addition to prohibiting flights when the runway visual range falls below 1,800 feet, the FAA also prohibits flights at the airport when the cloud cover sinks too low.
The FOC will equip Tejas with In-flight refuelling, Beyond Visual Range missiles, new Close Combat Missile, Gun GSH2, additional weapons and new drop tanks for supersonic flight," said Avinash Chander, Director General of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) during his speech at the IOC-2 event.
It is equipped with fourth generation avionics systems, wide range of conventional & smart weapons, long range glide bombs, Beyond Visual Range & short range Air-to-Air missiles, Anti-Ship missile and Air-to-Surface missiles.