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islandclick to hear

The elements that make up the superstructure of the aircraft carrier; it is on the starboard side of the flight deck so that the takeoff and landing runways remain clear.
island air control radar communication antenna bridge control tower height finder surface surveillance radar air navigation device

air control radar click to hear

Instrument that detects aircraft and controls traffic on the carrier deck.

communication antenna click to hear

Device that provides quality radio communications.

bridge click to hear

Platform where the aircraft carrier’s navigation operations are carried out.

control tower click to hear

Room where airborne operations management (takeoff, flight, landing) is carried out.

height finder click to hear

Device that indicates an aircraft’s altitude to help it to land.

surface surveillance radar click to hear

Instrument that detects obstacles such as ships and icebergs on the surface of the water.

air navigation device click to hear

Signaling device that helps an aircraft pilot steer toward the aircraft carrier.