Master station

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Alternative term: Master

In radio navigation, the station of a chain which provides a datum by which the emissions of the other (slave) stations are controlled.

Reference: B.S.

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

Centre of buoyancy


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