Radar facilities at the Taji airfield are presently comprised of a ground control approach system, which aids controllers and pilots in the immediate vicinity of the airfield during bad weather, according to U.
What does GCA stand for?
GCA stands for Ground Control Approach (radar landing system)
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- Grant Contract Accounting (various organizations)
- Graphic Communications Association
- Great Circle Associates
- Greater-Cincinnati Area
- Greek Cypriot Administration
- Greeting Card Association
- Greig City Academy (UK)
- Gross Construction Area
- Ground Control Airborne
- Ground Control Apparatus
- Ground Controlled Approach
- Groupe Charles André (French transport company)
- Groupe Chiroptères Aquitaine (French bat group)
- Groupement des Conventions d'Assurances (French: Insurance Grouping of Conventions)
- Growing Community Assets (Big Lottery Fund; UK)
- Guidance and Control Assembly
- Guidance Counselor Application (ARISS)
- Gulf Coast Avionics (Florida)
- Gun Control Act of 1968
- Gunite Contractors Association
Samples in periodicals archive:
The contract calls for Van Nuy's-based ITT to provide three ground control approach radar-2000 systems, installation, flight check and three years of extended warranty options.
The awards include both MPN-14K radar approach control (RAPCONs) and MPN-25 ground control approach (GCA) radars for the Turkish Air Force.