Navigation Aids: DME - QT

Lesson Quicktakes cover the items that should be memorized from each of the wifiCFI Lessons. They do not cover all of the lesson details in-depth.


DME

Distance Measuring Equipment.

Distance is given in “slant range distance.”

Less accurate when close to the VOR and high.

More accurate when further from VOR at lower altitudes.


GPS Distance:

Distance is given in “straight line distance.”

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