beacon tracking

beacon tracking

[′bē·kən ‚trak·iŋ]
(engineering)
The tracking of a moving object by means of signals emitted from a transmitter or transponder within or attached to the object.

beacon tracking

The tracking of a moving object by means of signals emitted from a transmitter or transponder within or attached to the object.
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Fiordland LandSAR will soon be better equipped to save lives with a grant of $40,590 from Meridian Energy for a new emergency beacon tracking system.
What we have instead are the actions of a floundering politician lighting for his life, announcing cheap Band-Aids in the form of studies and limited investment for new emergency beacon tracking satellites, quadrennial reviews of the state of affairs in all things search and rescue, and last minute musings about restoring a fleet of helicopters that were bought for parts into functioning members of the SAR fleet--all while waving an accusing finger at Public Works and calling for his mommy.
The Subsite 752 Tracker/752 Display is a multi-function unit with three primary methods of operation: walk-over beacon tracking, remote guidance and line locating modes.
Every Phoenix terminal will be configured to support hub terminal operations and contain the equipment required to support a network consisting of up to four Enhanced Tactical Satellite Signal Processor multiplexed full duplex links, orderwire communications, and support beacon tracking for two antennas (but not simultaneously).
the device delivers three primary methods of operation: walkover beacon tracking, remote guidance and line locating.
Satellite Systems Corporation, manufacturer of satellite beacon tracking receivers for antenna control or uplink power control, frequency converters and other satcom products for over 20 years, is pleased to announce the launch of Dominion Test Instruments (DTi).
Multi-band operation - Remote feed change-out from below deck - Compact design integrating all bands together - Consecutive circular and linear polarization - Fiber optic interface - Beacon tracking receiver - Environmentally protected within radome
The Subsite 752 Tracker/752 Display is a multi-function unit with three primary methods of operation: walkover beacon tracking, remote guidance, and line locating modes.