ROLE OF IMO IN DEFINING FUTURE RADIONAVIGATION SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

Contents: Introduction; Background; Study of a world-wide navigation system; Regional navigation systems; Technical and operational aspects of satellite and terrestrial-based systems under consideration; Choice of systems for carriage requirements; System availability; Costs; Future factors likely to affect the definition of acceptable systems in the year 2000; Conclusions. Appendix 1 gives accuracy standards for navigation. Appendix 2 details technical and operational aspects of satellite and terrestrial-based systems that are existent or in development.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference paper
  • Authors:
    • Thompson, J L
  • Conference:
    • NAV '88
    • Location: London, England
    • Date: 1988-3-22 to 1988-3-24
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 16p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00658477
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM