VHF Omnidirectional Radio Beacon

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Term VHF Omnidirectional Radio Beacon
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Abbreviation

  • VOR

Definition

A Very High Frequency (VHF) radio navigation service which uses phase comparisons of a ground transmitted signal to determine bearing.

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  • AIFDD

Note

This term is derived from the expression 'very high frequency omnidirectional radio range'.