Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : RADRNG
FeatureName: Radar range
Alias : RADRNG
CamelCase : Unspecified
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : Indicates the coverage of a sea area by a radar surveillance station. Inside this area a vessel may request shore-based radar assistance, particularly in poor visibility.
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Remarks : Many large ports have a radar surveillance system covering their approaches to provide guidance for vessels, particularly in poor visibility. The maximum range of the system forms an arc or series of overlapping arcs (IHO Chart Specifications, M-4).
Management Details
Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : unknown
Proposed Change : NULL
Justification : NULL
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Accepted : 2000-11-01
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Successor : RADRNG
Predecessor : -