Acronyms and abbreviations in avionics

This is a list of the acronyms and abbreviations used in avionics.

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  • B RNAV: Basic area navigation
  • BARO: Barometric indication, setting or pressure
  • baro-VNAV: Barometric vertical navigation
  • BITE: Built-in test equipment
  • BCRS: Back course
  • BDI: Bearing distance indicator
  • BGAN: Broadcast Global Area Network
  • BER: Beyond economic repair
  • BTV: Brake to Vacate

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  • OAS: Obstacle Assessment Surface
  • OAT: Outside air temperature
  • OBI: Omnibearing indicator (see CDI)
  • OBS: Omnibearing selector
  • OCC: Operations control center
  • OCH: Obstacle Clearance Height
  • OFZ: Obstacle Free Zone
  • OIS: Obstacle Identification Surface (Instrumental procedures)
  • OIS: Operational Information System
  • OM: Outer marker
  • OWE/OEW: Operating Weight Empty/Operating empty weight

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CNS/ATM Systems" (PDF). International Civil Aviation Organization.
  2. ^ British Aircraft Corporation now British Aerospace