moving map display


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moving map display

[′müv·iŋ ′map di‚splā]
(navigation)
An air navigation device which displays the aircraft's navigational position on moving film of an aeronautical chart; the positional information may be obtained from various systems such as Tacan, Doppler, inertial, and so forth; such display systems may indicate course and distance to destination, track over ground, and so on.

moving map display

moving map display
moving map display
The upper section of a swash plate or moving star.
A display in which a symbol, representing the aircraft, remains stationary while the map or chart image moves beneath the symbol so that the display simulates the horizontal movement of the aircraft in which it is installed. In some cases, the map or chart remains stationary while the symbol moves across the screen.
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Presume you're using a GPS with a moving map display and approaching the holding fix from the southwest.
The new Black Hawk also has a "threat intervisibility" system that allows terrain data and known enemy positions to be plotted on a moving map display in the cockpit.
Since I use my GPS moving map display, I can fly right along the border of a restricted area.
Rockwell Collins said it is adding several new features to its Airshow 4200 moving map display and flight information system.
The compact system increases situational awareness by providing instant access to aircraft documentation and flight planning information, including enroute and approach charts, moving map display and real-time graphical weather information.
Flying a little above the treetops with the rear cargo door open--the Spartan's two-man cockpit crew has ground mapping and moving map display as well as precision navigational consoles capable of detecting turbulence and wind sheer--we were treated to a view to die for.
Meanwhile, Phase 2.2, for which Boeing is already under contract, will see the Hornets receive color multi-function cockpit displays, along with a moving map display, a BAE Systems (Austin, TX) AN/ALE-47 CMDS, the Joint Helmet-Mounted Cueing System (JHMCS), and the Link 16-based Multifunction Information Distribution System (MIDS).--Gregor Ferguson
A moving map display on a five-inch, colour screen pinpoints the car's location.
The position of the drill is displayed to the operator via a real-time, Moving Map Display (MMD) on an LCD-VGA screen.
Mounted in the centre console, a five-inch, colour LCD screen, aided by verbal instructions, pinpoints the car's location on a moving map display.
As does the Trafficmaster unit that allows you to see hold-ups on a moving map display. Used in conjunction with the navigation system it enables you to re-route quickly and accurately even in the wildest of places.
* Trimble's Aspen software: a moving map display software package for navigation