airway beacon


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airway beacon

[′er‚wā ‚bē·kən]
(navigation)
A revolving light indicating the course of an airway.

airway beacon

Beacons used to mark airway segments in remote mountainous areas. These beacons flash lights in Morse code to identify beacon sites.
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The notable tower has a rotating airway beacon at the top dedicated to Colonel Charles Lindbergh.