ISBN 9780074623015,Elements Of Electronic Navigation

Elements Of Electronic Navigation



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780074623015

ISBN-10 007462301X


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 175 Pages
Language (English)

Electronic Devices

The second edition of this authoritative text continues to lay emphasis on the systems and engineering principles of electronic navigation. It incorporates the most recent developments in the field of electronic navigation, and covers the important navigational facilities in operation in India and abroad. Salient Features Provides an exhaustive account of important topics such as microwave landing system, and omega system Incorporates a chapter on satellite navigation systems explaining the use of artificial satellites for navigation, including important developments such as the transit system Details the global positioning system-the latest technique of navigation that provides accurate positional information all over the globe to the military Includes solved examples interspersed throughout the text, review questions and practice exercises at the end of each chapter. TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Radio Direction-finding Chapter 3 Radio Ranges Chapter 4 Hyperbolic Systems of Navigation (Loran and Decca) Chapter 5 DME and TACAN Chapter 6 Aids to Approach and Landing Chapter 7 Doppler Navigation Chapter 8 Inertial Navigation Chapter 9 Satellite Navigation System Appendix I Maps and Charts Appendix II Multichannel Crystal Controlled Receivers Appendix III Synchros and Resolvers Appendix IV A Functional Description of Navigatinal Facilities References Index