Definitions for radio navigation
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Radio navigation or radionavigation is the application of radio frequencies to determine a position on the Earth. Like radiolocation, it is a type of radiodetermination. The basic principles are measurements from/to electric beacons, especially ⁕directions, e.g. by bearing, radio phases or interferometry, ⁕distances, e.g. ranging by measurement of travel times, ⁕partly also velocity, e.g. by means of radio Doppler shift.
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Radio-location intended for the determination of position or direction or for obstruction warning in navigation.
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