digital navigation system

digital navigation system

[′dij·əd·əl ‚nav·ə′gā·shən ‚sis·təm]
(navigation)
An electronic digital device which provides an aircraft, spacecraft, or surface vehicle with frequently updated positional information in two or three dimensions in relation to some reference source and translates this information into a form usable either by human operators or directly by vehicle control systems.
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Summary: Finding a location in Dubai and opting for a route with less traffic to reach the destination will now be possible through your gadgets, thanks to a new comprehensive digital navigation system launched by the Dubai Municipality.
The Digital Navigation System (DNS), within a compact handheld device, provides a backlit LCD display of compass cardinal points and the direction of travel.
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