shoran


shoran

shoran nom masculin (abréviation de l'anglais short-range, à courte portée) Dispositif permettant à un navire ou à un aéronef de connaître leur position par l'utilisation de deux balises répondeuses.

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  • SHORAN —   [ʃ ; Abkürzung für englisch short range navigation »Kurzstreckennavigation«], ein Hyperbelnavigationsverfahren, bei dem zur Standlinienbestimmung Laufzeitdifferenzen von impulsförmigen Signalen ausgewertet werden; besonders für die präzise… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shoran — ☆ Shoran [shō′ran΄, shôr′an΄ ] n. [Sho(rt) Ra(nge) N(avigation)] [also s ] an electronic navigational system used in airplanes, guided missiles, etc., in which signals are sent to a pair of ground transponders whose answering signals allow the… …   English World dictionary

  • shoran — /shawr an, shohr /, n. a system for aircraft navigation in which two signals sent from an aircraft are received and answered by two fixed transponders, the round trip times of the signals enabling the navigator to determine the aircraft s… …   Universalium

  • shoran — Synonyms and related words: Gyrosin compass, RDF, VAR, astronavigation, automatic electronic navigation, celestial navigation, chronometer, coastwise navigation, compass, consolan, dead reckoning, direction finder, electronic navigation, fix,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • SHORAN — SHOrt RAnge (aid to) Navigation …   Acronyms

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  • shoran — sho·ran …   English syllables

  • shoran — n. a system of aircraft navigation using the return of two radar signals by two ground stations. Etymology: short range navigation …   Useful english dictionary


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