average heading


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average heading

[′av·rij ′hed·iŋ]
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The average heading flown for a given period; it should be the same value as desired heading if the drift was predicted accurately.

average heading

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A term used in gyrosteering techniques to denote the calculated average difference between initial and final headings at the midpoint of a specified period of time.
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