Principles of operation of radio, satellite and acoustic navigation systems for ships are reviewed. Considering some of the capabilities and limitations of these newer techniques and giving examples of the performance which can be achieved. A table of representative ship position determining systems gives major features of seven radio systems, three satellite systems and eight acoustic systems.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Industrial Research Incorporated

    Beverly Shores, Indiana,   United States  46301
  • Authors:
    • Raudsep, T G
  • Publication Date: 1969-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 45-49
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00005581
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1970 12:00AM