|aeroway = navigationaid|
|A facility that supports visual navigation for aircraft|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: In use|
|Tools for this tag|
Air navigation aid stations support the different visual systems that help pilots guide their aircraft during flight.
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
There was no clear standard of tagging various navigation aid systems in the past. Therefore the data consumers should expect to find these systems marked with any of these tags:
Also the type of the system was often referenced by key type=*.
- airmark=beacon - radio navigation aid system
- man_made=beacon - often used as a complementary tag to this tag