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VOR

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Very High Frequency Omni-Directional Range

A type of short-range radio navigation system for aircraft, enabling aircraft with a receiving unit to determine its position and stay on course by receiving radio signals transmitted by a network of fixed ground radio beacons.  

See also: ILS

Further Information: Wikipedia

 

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VSI

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Vertical Speed Indicator

A Variometer, which is a barometer that has a controlled leak so that it measures rate of climb or descent.

Further Information: Wikipedia

See also: RCDI