THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW NAVIGATION SYSTEM WITH BEACON RECEIVER

This paper describes the construction, functions and operation of the beacon-compatible navigation system, which is sold in Japan under the product name Multi-AV System. This system uses the location information broadcast by the roadside beacons to support a vehicle navigation function. When a vehicle receives the signal transmitted by a beacon, the on-board display unit presents road and traffic information broadcast by the beacon is used to automatically correct the vehicle location found by an independent dead-reckoning system.

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  • English

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  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: v.p.

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  • Accession Number: 00629312
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 28 1993 12:00AM