omnirange omnirange


  • (n) a navigational system consisting of a network of radio beacons that provide aircraft with information about exact position and bearing


  1. Thus, omnirange signals cannot be picked up dependably beyond the "line of sight.
  2. Most airports are only equipped with a navigation and approach system called VOR-DME (for very high frequency, omnirange, distance-measuring equipment), which guides a plane into .
  3. Nicknamed ORDIR (omnirange digital radar), the new signal technique cannot be applied to existing radar systems.
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