|aeroway = navigationaid|
|A facility that supports navigation for aircraft|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: In use|
|Tools for this tag|
|This tagging is parallel to airmark=beacon. See the talk page for a comparison.|
Air navigation aid stations support the different systems that help pilots guide their aircraft during flight. These facilities are particularly useful during bad weather (like fog, or low cloud), and for flights operating under.
How to Map
Place a node at the location of the navigation aid, and tag with aeroway=navigationaid.
Tags to use in combination
- navigationaid=* specifying the type of navigation aid (some older navigational aids may still be tagged with type=* which is not recommened anymore)
- ref=* - for any identifier/ID
- channel=* or frequency=* - may be appropriate for certain kinds of aids