navigational navigational  /ˌnæ və ˈɡeɪ ʃə nəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to navigation

Usage(s):

  • For decades, the ugly scar across the face of Berlin offered a navigational beacon to the governments of the world.

News

  1. Patent Granted for a Buoy That Generates Power

    Apparatus for underwater environmental energy transfer with a long lead zirconate titanate transducer: Buoys bobbing in the ocean do more than just mark navigational hazards. They help researchers... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    on July 6, 2013     Source: Scientific American

  2. FAA: Low-Flying Jet In Ramapo Was Testing Flight Path

    A low-flying jet that caused a scare this week in Ramapo was actually conducting a navigational check for the flight path to Teterboro Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday.
    on July 5, 2013     Source: CBS New York

  3. Russia Launches Investigation Into Proton-M Rocket Failure

    Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Russia has suspended all launches of Proton rockets following the July 2 launch failure of a Proton M rocket carrying navigational satellites into space. The country is also launching a criminal investigation into the disaster, sparking renewed doubts about the capabilities of the Russian space industry. On Tuesday, July 2, an unmanned ...
    on July 5, 2013     Source: redOrbit

Quotes

  1. "It helps us to strengthen our hurricane defenses, restores the great wetlands through southwest Louisiana and invests in navigational channels that support the port structure," said Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La.
    on May 16, 2007 By: Mary Landrieu Source: Washington Post

  2. "In the mean time, (transport safety agencies) will begin rolling out the infrastructure necessary to support the reporting system, such as sensors, communications equipment and modified navigational software," Albanese said. "By beginning...
    on Apr 17, 2010 By: Anthony Albanese Source: AFP

  3. "During Long Way Round we kept getting lost and had to rely on anything from landmarks to advice from locals in all sorts of languages to find our way, so getting a proper navigational tool for Long Way Down was a real priority" said Ewan...
    on Jun 15, 2007 By: Ewan McGregor Source: Hugin Finland (lehdistötiedote)

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