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1(direction-finding)(at sea, in plane) navegación feminine(in car) dirección femininenavigation satellite — satélite de navegación masculine
- The ship will be fitted with air/surface search and navigation radars.
- There are plenty of hands-on activities, covering all aspects of seamanship, including navigation, weather forecasting and ship-handling.
- The war bred clever innovation in radar systems, navigation aids and bomb sites.
- Precise land navigation in any weather by day or night will be as commonplace as the exact time.
- For the first millennium of mankind's navigation of the seas, we only skimmed the surface.
- He made systematic astronomical observations on his voyage which provided important navigation charts to later explorers.
- Inside is a guidance control unit with inertial navigation and global positioning systems.
- Environmental and weather conditions must be right, and flight planning and navigation must be precise.
- In addition, atom lasers may yield extremely precise gyroscope navigation for air and space travel.
- The system also provides flight control and navigation data intended for mission specific systems and equipment.
- Phoenix will be used as a demonstrator for the autonomous navigation and flight-control system used for the final approach and landing of the unmanned vehicle.
- While on the route, the aircraft practice visual low-level navigation, simulated threat reactions and simulated target attacks.
- The aircraft has state-of-the-art flight deck, avionics and navigation equipment.
- Reliable in-car navigation only becomes possible with high position accuracy combined with an up-to-date map database.
- Now, here as elsewhere, they carry machetes, automatic weapons and navigation equipment.
- There were quite a few parallel paths, which made navigation more difficult.
- It is equipped with a global positioning system navigation system.
- The locations of the mines were then confirmed using underwater navigation and communications technology.
- However, the mountain range was not on the navigation charts used by the US Navy.
- Now, Global Positioning Systems and satellite navigation are more accurate and widely available.
- Its flight control, navigation and vehicle management are independent and based on a mission plan.
- The launcher unit is equipped with an onboard land navigation system.
- The pair, who were good friends, shared an interest in air navigation.
2(of channel, river)navegación feminine
3(marine traffic)navegación femininebefore noun navigation laws — leyes marítimas / de navegación feminine
- The first four conditions were designed to avoid conflict between competing landowners and to keep at least part of the river open to navigation and upstream fishermen.
- Inland water navigation offers considerable economic and ecological advantages over other forms of transport in many areas and industries.
- In that case a vessel sank through the negligence of her owners in the River Dee obstructing navigation.
- On Wednesday, the ministers signed two agreements - on sea navigation and air transport.
- These were sold to the United States in 1904, but it was not until 1914 that the Panama Canal was opened for navigation.
- He intended to do this prior to the seasonal cessation of river navigation due to winter and the expedition's retirement to a wintering ground.
- This maneuver opened the river to navigation farther upstream and stopped the overflow of water into the lake.
- The emphasis is on railway transport, river navigation receiving less attention.
- These structures enable the Corps to control the rivers for navigation and flood prevention.
- Last year 800,000 people visited and basic navigation is still essential to trade, tourism and sport.
- The freeze could hurt the ability of Russia's largest shipping firm, to export oil once rivers reopen for navigation in the spring, the company warned.
- As we have seen, however, the practical exercise of a right to arrest ships in passage poses serious dangers to navigation, and it is rarely used as a means of enforcing anti-pollution regulations.
- "Inland navigation keeps traffic off our highways and affects commerce, " he says.
- Sometimes a third party such a harbour pilot is at fault, or a navigation authority.
- Secondly it enables the authority to raise much-needed revenue towards the cost of maintaining the river for public navigation.
- Humber Pilots Ltd, the organisation that handled river navigation until a row over terms led to strike action and the end of their contract, said the incident could have had horrendous repercussions.
- It did prove that the river was suitable for navigation and Randell sold his cargo of flour and Cadell brought 4,000 bales of wool back on his return journey.
- Keelboat and steamboat navigation was always treacherous, and with the arrival of railroads, river transportation became unimportant.
- Rivers were open to ship navigation at that time.
- Inland navigation also plays an important role in the transport of dangerous goods including petroleum products and liquefied gas.
4(on Internet)navegación feminine
- A built-in joystick is intended to support gaming and simplify web site navigation.
- Another criticized the site because the navigation bar appeared only on the home page.
- Your printed page will still show all those unwanted navigation menus and banner ads.
- The current page should be clearly singled out from the other navigation menu options.
- Give your site a face-lift to improve navigation, usability and accessibility.
- Like most webloggers, I do include main navigation on every page.
- Have consistent, intuitive navigation in the same place on every page throughout your site.
- Do you want your navigation buttons to change when the mouse rolls over them?
- Overview mode is a great feature allowing easy navigation of your production.
- Some users will also need help with Web site navigation skills, including how to find the site online.
- Site Finder is a powerful tool that improves Web navigation for users.
- Locate the information you need more quickly and easily using the new intuitive tab navigation on each Web page.
- The software also provides navigation tools to move the image in all directions.
- What about that navigation menu that appears on every single page of your website?
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