GEOMAGNETIC MEASUREMENTS FOR AERONAUTICS

  • JEAN L. RASSON
Part of the NATO Security through Science Series book series

Abstract

Anybody who has been on the open sea without visual clues for orientation or, worse, trapped in the dark by a sudden failure of the lighting system, knows how easy it is to feel lost. If a navigation system is available, then there is a means to calming down and finding your way.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • JEAN L. RASSON
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  1. 1.Institut Royal Météorologique de BelgiqueBelgium

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