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Radio navigation (Dcnsbs)

Scope Note
For radio in communication refer to Dsbp: RADIO AND TELEVISION
Definition
The determination of position, or the obtaining of information relating to position, for the purposes of navigation by means of the propagation properties of radio waves. (Source: 2005 Radionavigation Plan: www.navcen.uscg.gov/PUBS/frp2005/2005%20FRP%20WEB.pdf>)
Broader Term
Navigation systems (Dcnsb)
Narrower Terms
Loran (Dcnsbsm)
Omega navigation system (Dcnsbsp)
Very high frequency omnidirectional radio range (Dcnsbsv)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Celestial navigation (Dcnsbb)
Crash avoidance systems (Dcnsbc)
Doppler navigation (Dcnsbd)
Electronic navigation (Dcnsbe)
Hyperbolic navigation (Dcnsbh)
Inertial navigation systems (Dcnsbj)
Radar (Dcnsbq)
Satellite navigation systems (Dcnsbt)
Sonic navigation (Dcnsbu)
Tracking systems (Dcnsby)