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Distance measuring equipment (Dcnsybd)

Definition
An electronic interrogation-reply system which provides the pilot with a continuous presentation of distance in nautical miles to the DME (distance measuring equipment) site. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
DME
Broader Term
Aircraft navigational aids (Dcnsyb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Landing aids (Dcnsybm)
Stabilized platforms (Dcnsybp)
Tactical air navigation system (Dcnsybq)