C/A

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AcronymDefinition
C/AChange of Address
C/ACorrective Action
C/AContract Award
C/ACoarse/Acquisition
C/ACoarse Acquisition (navigation)
C/Acourse acquisition (US DoD)
C/ACorps Artillery
C/ACritical Assembly
C/ACovert Attack
C/AClear/Acquisition
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6 MHz C/A = coarse/acquisition P = precision P/Y = precision encrypted
L1 is modulated with two types of code, the C/A, or coarse/acquisition, and the P, precision, code.
The L1 transmission contains both coarse/acquisition (C/A) and P-codes, while the L2 carries just the P-code.