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navigation light

Definitions

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  • n. light on an airplane that indicates the plane's position and orientation; red light on the left (port) wing tip and green light on the right (starboard) wing tip

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Examples

  • The previous night, Captain Heinrich von Hennig, commanding U-18, was passing eastward off the Orkneys when he saw that the Pentland Skerries navigation light was lit and decided to make the attempt.

    Castles of Steel

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