Ground-based augmentation system

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Term ground-based augmentation system
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Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS)

Broader term

Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)

Narrower term

Local Area Augmentation System (LAAS)

Abbreviation

GBAS

Definition

An augmentation system in which the user receives augmentation information directly from a ground-based transmitter.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition, PANS-OPS/II Procedures for Air Navigation Services — Aircraft Operations — Construction of Visual and Instrument Flight Procedures [Doc 8168/II] 2006

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