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Doppler navigation (Dcnsbd)

Definition
Dead reckoning using a continuous indication of position based on the speed and angle of flight of the aircraft derived from measuring the Doppler effect of echoes from beams of energy transmitted by the aircraft. (Source: Team)
Use For
Doppler systems
Broader Term
Navigation systems (Dcnsb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Celestial navigation (Dcnsbb)
Crash avoidance systems (Dcnsbc)
Electronic navigation (Dcnsbe)
Hyperbolic navigation (Dcnsbh)
Inertial navigation systems (Dcnsbj)
Radar (Dcnsbq)
Radio navigation (Dcnsbs)
Satellite navigation systems (Dcnsbt)
Sonic navigation (Dcnsbu)
Tracking systems (Dcnsby)