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11: Air navigation- CNS

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    In this chapter we analyze the technical enablers that are needed to support aerial operations. There are communications, navigation, and surveillance. Communications systems are studied in Section 11.2, focusing on both fixed and mobile services. Navigation systems are covered in Section 11.3, including autonomous navigation systems and non-autonomous ones, e.g., VOR, DME, NDB, GNSS. Lastly, surveillance systems (radar, TCAS, ADSB) are studied in Section 11.4. In depth studies that can be consulted include Britting [1], Kayton and Fried [2], and Tooley and Wyatt [4]. The reader is also referred to Lloret [3].


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