Compass Locator

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Term Compass Locator
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Synonyms

NDB Class Locator

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Definition

A low or medium powered Non-Directional Beacon (NDB) used as an aid for final approach.

Definition Source

  • AIFDD

Note

A locator usually has an average radius of rated coverage of between 18.5 and 46.3 kilometres (10 and 25 nautical miles).