Examples from the Web for navigation
The flight management computers include the navigation data programmed for every flight.Red Tape and Black Boxes: Why We Keep ‘Losing’ Airliners in 2014|Clive Irving|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Finally, traveling at speeds of up to 3.6 miles per second makes guidance, navigation, and control tricky problems.
He envisions an Asia “where,” as he told the Australian parliament, “commerce and freedom of navigation are not impeded.”
All these airports are in the process of upgrading their navigation aids to future international standards.The Worst Place in the World for MH370 to Go Missing|Clive Irving|April 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The disciplines being used are drawn from mathematics, navigation, and communication.
Thence to the Iowa river the navigation is much obstructed with islands.
The latter unluckily omitted exactly the passage I wanted, which was what related to the navigation of the Mississippi.
In M. de Mortillet's opinion, navigation, both marine and inland, was in actual existence during the polished-stone epoch.Primitive Man|Louis Figuier
The navigation and connecting streams of this river are too well known to require a description at the present day.
Following the ideas of Rousseau, there could be but little room for learning, commerce, or navigation.Harmonies of Political Economy|Frdric Bastiat
British Dictionary definitions for navigation
Word Origin and History for navigation
1530s, from Middle French navigation (14c.) or directly from Latin navigationem (nominative navigatio) "a sailing, navigation, voyage," noun of action from past participle stem of navigare "to sail, sail over, go by sea, steer a ship," from navis "ship" (see naval) + root of agere "to drive" (see act (n.)).