composite track

composite track

[kəm′päz·ət ′trak]
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A modified great-circle track consisting of an initial great-circle track from the point of departure with its vertex on a limiting parallel of latitude; a parallel-sailing track from this vertex along the limiting parallel to the vertex of a final great-circle track passing through the destination.
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He installed 100 percent recyclable steel crossties, recycled plastic composite track crossings and used triple oil separators for stormwater pretreatment to protect retention basins.
Phil Mittleman, Managing Partner & Chief Operating Officer commented, "We are proud to have reached the ten-year milestone for our GIPS([R]) verified composite track record, and to be recognized for the long-term outperformance that we have generated for our clients.
Incorporating a Windows-like folder structure also allows users to view long tracks and permits unlimited elements in a composite track to be used for band matching.
CEC is a sensor-netting system that consolidates the data from various ship-based and aircraft-based radar and creates a composite track of each target.
The result is what is called a composite track (see diagram, p.
Although SSDS Mk 2 will not improve the capability of individual sensors, it enhances target tracking by integrating the inputs from several different sensors to form a composite track.
Specifically, Surmet and their research team will design, develop and laboratory test a light-weight composite track for a 25-ton combat vehicle for TARDEC.
The new standard does not cover the construction of composite track records, which Collie views as the next step once the existing "T standard" is fully accepted and in practice.
The US Navy recently conducted the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) Development Test IID in the Virginia Capes Operating Area, seeking to demonstrate the integration of the CEC into the existing combat systems aboard ships of the USS Eisenhower (CVN-69) Battlegroup (CVBG), including incorporation of local and remote sensor data into composite tracks to provide enhanced situational awareness over an extended battlespace.
The Composite tracks the aggregate market value of the 15 companies, while the Index tracks the same companies in an index methodology similar to that of the Standard & Poors 500 Index.
During the exercise, NCCT correlated data from Rivet Joint, U-2, JSTARS, surrogate UAV, and National assets into composite tracks, including identification and location, significantly faster than existing systems.
Just as the Dow Jones Industrial Index portrays progress in the value of "old-economy" companies and the Nasdaq Composite tracks corporate value in the "new economy," the Intangible Asset Market Index tracks the progress in the intangible asset values of today's "knowledge economy" companies.