a radio beam transmitted from a landing field to enable aircraft to make an instrument landing
noun 1. an identification card issued to a traveler for presentation to the immigration authorities. 2. a card issued to a sailor in a foreign port granting permission to go ashore.
noun 1. a representative of a shipping line who boards its incoming passenger ships to give passengers information and advice.
noun, Navy. 1. any of various flat-bottomed vessels designed to move troops and equipment close to shore. noun 1. (military) any small vessel designed for the landing of troops and equipment on beaches
- Landing light
noun airport lights that outline the runways for night landings