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flight path envelope [1 record]

Record 1 2002-07-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Signalling and Illumination (Air Transport)
CONT

The required light distribution is dependent [on] the extent to which the aircraft may be expected to deviate during its approach for landing form its nominal or ideal flight path. Such deviations are contained within what is called the "flight path envelope."

OBS

For lighting design.

OBS

flight path envelope: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Signalisation (Transport aérien)
OBS

enveloppe de trajectoire de vol : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Señales e iluminación (Transporte aéreo)
OBS

envolvente de trayectoria de vuelo: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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