position report


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position report

[pə′zish·ən ri‚pȯrt]
(navigation)
A radio message containing specified information regarding the position and progress of a craft.

position report

A report over a known location as transmitted by an aircraft to ATC (air traffic control).
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A Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver is integrated into the Galaxy design so that precise position reports may be sent to dispatchers' offices in response to dispatchers' polling commands.
position reports on power up and power down and extensive logging capabilities, are all included in the 1,000 Galaxy units in the initial AMSC order.
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The insures that position reports transmitted from Galaxy are the true measured GPS positions.
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