single-path system

single-path system

[′siŋ·gəl ¦path ‚sis·təm]
(navigation)
An electronic navigation system in which a measurement is made on the delay incurred in transmission of electromagnetic energy from a radio transmitter to a radio receiver; the single-path system measures absolute transmission time and produces a circular line of position.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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