Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : RTPBCN
FeatureName: Radar Transponder Beacon
Alias : RTPBCN; Radar Beacon
CamelCase : RadarTransponderBeacon
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A transponder beacon transmitting a coded signal on radar frequency, permitting an interrogating craft to determine the bearing and range of the transponder.
Reference : http://hd.iho.int/en/index.php/radar_beacon
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : The feature 'radar transponder beacon' is only used to encode the technical equipment independent of the structure on which it is located (for example a beacon, light-vessel or tower).
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Add alias. 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 : RTPBCN