The Use of Magnetic Field and Magnetometers in Supporting the Air Navigation

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Abstract

At present, the Earth’s magnetic field (geomagnetic field) undergoes considerable variations. The use of towers measuring areal variations in magnetic intensity may provide additional support for aircraft navigation. This paper presents the idea of using magnetometers for supporting GNSS as well as for creating a landing system based on magnetic field variations.

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