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Calmly determine the compass heading of your desired destination and then turn the airplane to that compass heading using rudder only.
The navigator measures the angle or compass heading to each beacon, and draws lines at these angles through the two beacons on a chart.
The idea of this system was to correct for the fact that when sailing on a due westerly compass heading, the course error introduced by compass variation would bring the ship to a different latitude after sailing some distance.
Photo: Skipper makes adjustment to bring ship'scourse in line with compass heading
It provides a compass heading and GPS location, record time-stamped video and can take photographs of the shooter, a particular shot or a training exercise.
Basically, you can push buttons on a wireless remote control to tell these motors to hold your boat in position, steer a compass heading, trace a recorded track and other functions.
Tacktick racing displays receive and display data from hull and wind transmitters, including polar data, true wind speed and angle, VMG and compass heading.
The sensor for LEGO MINDSTORMS can be used without calibration and can be calibrated with software to account for magnetic fields to deliver a highly accurate compass heading.
This software is designed to allow users to set a destination by street address or point of interest and track the distance and compass heading to that destination, save and print or emboss pedestrian or vehicle routes, and add customized descriptive information about a particular site on the map.
But that only accounts for 18 degrees of the 35-degree change in compass heading. The other 17 degrees came from the vagaries of computing a great-circle route.
The module's Hitachi HM55B chip is an increasingly common feature in automobile electronics, providing a compass heading for the driver.