Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : RADRNG
FeatureName: Radar Range
Alias : RADRNG
CamelCase : RadarRange
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.
Reference : 2010 Baseline
Definition Source : Defence Geospatial Information Working Group: Feature Data Dictionary Register
Similarity to Source : Restyled
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
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 : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-11-12
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-11-13
Successor : -
Predecessor : RADRNG