PDA

View Full Version : Who knows that this is?



aceman152
07-15-2006, 10:48 AM
Alright saw this going down the road thought it was pretty cool. Pretty sure I know what it is, but never saw these up close. Any guesses?

http://www.northeastfoto.com/gallery/files/7/6/VORinJeffersonCounty.jpg

ZR2Blazer
07-15-2006, 11:03 AM
:dunno Never seen one before :confused:

aceman152
07-15-2006, 12:49 PM
this is shannon.... It's a big bowling pin, lol. :D

aceman152
07-15-2006, 12:50 PM
Aron again.....I will give a hint planes use them a lot.

ZR2Blazer
07-15-2006, 08:02 PM
Well at first I was thinking it was a radio station antenea, but I never seen any like that. Now with the hint is it anything to do with radar/radio :dunno

Orgnoi1
07-15-2006, 08:41 PM
LOL its a navigation beacon that planes use for control... I cant remember if it is ILS or what...

aceman152
07-15-2006, 08:46 PM
Yup a VHF Omnidirectional Range Beacon (VOR) Very old system but effective. Sorry for the little game lol.

zacker
07-15-2006, 09:46 PM
is it a UFO? Oh the game is over?
lol J/K
way to go Ross!
-zacker-

Orgnoi1
07-15-2006, 11:31 PM
LOL lets just say I have a few hours of flight time in... my lifelong friend is a pilot and owns his own plane...=)