Encyclopedia > Radio fix

  Article Content

Radio fix

In telecommunication, the term radio fix has the following meanings:

1. The locating of a radio transmitter by bearings taken from two or more direction finding[?] stations, the site of the transmitter being at the point of intersection.

2. The location of a ship or aircraft by determining the direction of radio signals coming to the ship or aircraft from two or more sending stations, the locations of which are known.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from the Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... are the subject of debate. Some methods of food preservation involve the use of salt, sugar or vinegar, which are sometimes considered to be foods rather than ...