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pathfinder

i. An aircraft with special crew plus drop-zone marking teams, markers, and/or electronic NAVAIDs (navigational aids) to prepare the DZ/LZ (drop zone/landing zone) for the main force.
ii. During World War II, an aircraft tasked with marking targets for attacks by the main force.
iii. An aircraft launched to verify or confirm moisture reports in an area or possible flight path.
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Factor in the eye-catching 20-inch alloy wheels, ventilated leather front seats and a rear-seat DVD entertainment system, and the Pathfinder Platinum makes its presence known as an SUV with few credible peers.
The GCC countries, a heartland for the Pathfinder and Nissan vehicles generally, saw 5,936 Pathfinders leave the showroom floors during the 2013 financial year as opposed to 2,827 for the previous generation Pathfinder in financial year 2012, a 110 percent increase.
The Pathfinder scheme has recently finished its second event in Warwickshire with great success, developing the road safety awareness and technical driving skills of a further 45 young people aged 15 and 16 giving them a head-start and reducing their risk of becoming another KSI statistic.
West Brookfield selectmen took the Pathfinder invitation under advisement and said they would mull the possibility of having Mr.
Careful design of the links from the Pathfinder Pages into the database, as well as the links within and between the Pathfinder Pages, is important to avoid a sense of disorientation.
The company set a goal of 1% or lower failure rate for the Pathfinder EL control, and says the Siemens control reached that goal this year.
Interior flexibility was a priority for the SUV, and the Pathfinder Armada can carry a 10-foot ladder within the interior when the seats-rear, split bench middle row, and fold-flat front--are folded away.
A giant cocoon of air bags inflated to cushion its landing and then, like a giant rubber ball, the Pathfinder bounced and rolled around before coming to rest on Mars' surface.
Pricing for the 4x2 models include the Pathfinder 4x2 S at $25,600, the Pathfinder 4x2 SE at $26,850 and the Pathfinder 4x2 LE at $33,800.
It makes sense, as the Pathfinder offers spacious seating for seven passengers, in addition to the performance and efficiency that families need as well.
Now, images taken with the Pathfinder camera extended to its full 3-meter height show that the swath extends onto the top of the rock.
They only need to install the PathFinder clients at each of these locations for intuitive and secure visual communications.