This is a radio navigational aid and distance measuring equipment, to be used both en route and as terminal area guidance.
What does DME stand for?
DME stands for Distance Measuring Equipment
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- Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (electrical grid operations)
- Division of Medical Education (various schools)
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- Doby's Mill Elementary School (Lugoff, SC; also seen as DMES)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The Thales instrument landing system (ILS), associated with distance measuring equipment (DME), wilt help provide safer landings.
The package also includes Automatic Direction Finder, Distance Measuring Equipment, High Speed Data Radio, Very High Frequency Transceiver and Omni-directional Radio.
According to its latest contract with SCADIA, Bayanat Airports would be required to design, supply and install the Instrument Landing System (ILS), Distance Measuring Equipment (DME) along with fibre optics backbone, appropriate shelters and flight calibrations for successful ICAO CAT I certification at Al Bateen Executive Airport.
An instrument approach and distance measuring equipment will be installed to allow planes to fly closer to the ground in bad weather, making travel safer, said airport manager Mary Amos.
The contracts in Asia and Africa are for the supply of very high frequency omni-range and distance measuring equipment.