homing antenna

homing antenna

[′hōm·iŋ an‚ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
A directional antenna array used in flying directly to a target that is emitting or reflecting radio or radar waves.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Grabbing things like the FM homing antenna or the cockpit foam glare shield on a Black Hawk can cause damage.
For example, the FM homing antenna should not be used for pulling yourself up on the bird.