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Wide Area Augmentation System
Abbreviation WAAS  +
Definition a GPS-based navigation and landing system that provides precision guidance to aircraft at thousands of airports and airstrips where there is currently no precision landing capability.  +
Defsource FAA (2009) homepage, Navigation Services, URL: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ato/service_units/techops/navservices/gnss/hill/index.cfm#waas  +
Note Systems such as WAAS are known as satellite-based augmentation systems (SBAS). WAAS is designed to improve the accuracy and ensure the integrity of information coming from GPS satellites.  +
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