aided tracking


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aided tracking

[′ād·əd ′trak·iŋ]
(engineering)
A system of radar-tracking a target signal in bearing, elevation, or range, or any combination of these variables, in which the rate of motion of the tracking equipment is machine-controlled in collaboration with an operator so as to minimize tracking error.
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The distress signal is received by the Search And Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking (COSPAS-SARSAT) global satellite network which then alerts the rescue authorities.
This proposed Act establishes a technology aided tracking system between and among government agencies to ensure an efficient administration of the program," the author pointed out.