TACNAV

AcronymDefinition
TACNAVTactical Navigation
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4 million contract, KVH will deliver a tactical navigation system designed to help military vehicle crews maintain 100% situational awareness with or without GPS; the system is a variant of KVH s TACNAV TLS and TACNAV Light.
KVH's TACNAV tactical navigation system is an important tool for navigation and coordination of vehicles operating in critical military situations," explains Dan Conway, KVH's vice president of business development.
0m order for its TACNAV II tactical navigation system for use by an international customer.
TACNAV provides precision heading, pointing and navigation data.
KVH's TACNAV II is a FOG-based tactical navigation system for vehicles that combines GPS position data with inputs from its fiber optic gyro, optional digital compass, and the vehicle's odometer to provide unjammable, precision navigation, heading, and pointing data for vehicle drivers, crews, and commanders.
KVH Guidance and Stabilisation group executive vice-president Dan Conway said the TACNAV navigation solution is an important tool for US and allied soldiers, providing precision navigation as well as coordination of vehicles in critical situations.
The company said that shipment of these TACNAV orders are scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2009 with some extending into 2010.
The TACNAV system complements GPS position data with a magnetic heading input, and integrates this information with inputs from the vehicle's odometer, turret azimuth encoder, and laser range-finder.
April 17, 2007 - KVH received an order for its fiber optic gyro-based TACNAV II military navigation system from a European defense contractor.
KVH, TracVision, and TACNAV are registered trademarks of KVH Industries, Inc.
This new sole-source contract is a reaffirmation of the value TACNAV offers U.
KVH, TracVision, TracNet, and TACNAV are official trademarks of KVH Industries, Inc.