Bearing calibration

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Bearing calibration (in direction finding)

The determination of bearing corrections by observations on a radio beacon station of known visual bearing, observations being taken over 360 degrees swing of the ship.




Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM