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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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The modern version of this popular, family-oriented four-wheel drive Nissan Pathfinder draws on Nissan's vast experience of building vehicles designed to operate in testing off-road conditions while remaining perfectly at home on the highway.
With a refreshed V6 engine that delivers 271 HP, 340 Nm torque and an impressive 1,500kg of towing capacity, the Pathfinder 2018 offers enhanced performance while improving fuel economy to 11.
The 2018 Pathfinder is offered in 2WD and 4WD configurations and a choice of three well-equipped grade levels -- S, SV and SL.
The Pathfinder Hybrid features regenerative braking to automatically recharge the battery during braking by converting the vehicle's kinetic energy otherwise lost in braking.
Large headlamps, angled strut-style grille and a sweeping hood hint at the power underneath, while Pathfinder's broad shoulder line, large integrated fender flares covering purposeful wheel and tyre combinations and distinctive C-pillar with high-mounted rear door handles reinforce the distinctive Pathfinder appearance.
Pathfinder is a voluntary programme, with minimal fees to ensure open access - and all fees go to the running of the project.
The neighboring town of Warren voted in 2006 to join Pathfinder, but West Brookfield, which also was invited back then, decided not to pursue membership.
The company president and chief executive officer, Hal Kvisle, said, 'TransCanada is very pleased to be working with Enterprise and Quicksilver Gas Services on the Pathfinder Pipeline Project.
The seven-seater Pathfinder is extremely comfortable to drive and despite its size, manoeuvrability is very good.
Predictions from the forecasting company show the new Pathfinder will be a better used car bet in the future than rivals from Land Rover, Toyota and Volvo.