NAVIGATION COMPUTER SERIES

Captain P. V. H. Weems

Peer Reviewed

Abstract: As operational problems arise, the inventor short cuts to speed up and simplify the work. An example of this is the automobile speedometer to indicate the speed and miles traveled. The marine navigator has his marine speed logs and the tables in Bowditch to solve specific problems such as finding the distance from an object, given its height and vertical angle at observer.
Published in: NAVIGATION, Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 1, Number 6
Pages: 134 - 137
Cite this article: Weems, Captain P. V. H., "NAVIGATION COMPUTER SERIES", NAVIGATION, Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 1, No. 6, 1947, pp. 134-137.
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