Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : RADSTA
FeatureName: Radar Station
Alias : RADSTA
CamelCase : RadarStation
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A station with a transmitter emitting pulses of ultra-high frequency radio waves which are reflected by solid objects and are detected upon their return to the sending station.
Reference : 2nd Edition
Definition Source : International Maritime Dictionary
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : The feature 'radar station' is used to encode the technical equipment itself independent of the building or structure where it is installed. This building or structure, for example mast, tower, building, radar dome is a different feature.
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. Amend remark.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-11-13
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-11-14
Successor : -
Predecessor : RADSTA