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    Re: Looking for references on "aiming off"
    From: George Huxtable
    Date: 2010 Sep 10, 18:15 +0100

    contact George Huxtable, at  george@hux.me.uk
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    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Gary LaPook" 
    To: 
    Sent: Friday, September 10, 2010 6:07 PM
    Subject: [NavList] Re: Looking for references on "aiming off"
    
    
    |  "Aim off" is also known as "single line of position landfall
    | procedure" or simply "landfall procedure."
    |
    | gl
    |
    | On 9/10/2010 6:20 AM, mjans wrote:
    | >
    | > I'm a PhD student and am working on a paper quantifying when and by
    | > how much to aim off. Can anyone point me to any references on the
    | > subject? For instance from [NavList 10886]:
    | > "Noonan could be expected to have known this technique since he knew
    | > Weems and Chichester had popularized in 1931."
    | >
    | > How did they do that?
    | >
    | > Has anyone heard of off-aiming in maritime navigation, perhaps under a
    | > different name?
    | >
    | > Thank you very much.
    | > Tom Temple,
    | > Ph.D Candidate,
    | > Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems,
    | > Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    | >
    | > At the moment, my results are still preliminary but I would be happy
    | > to share them with anyone who is interested.
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