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MINIMUM GLIDE PATH [1 record]

Record 1 2001-02-07

English

Subject field(s)
  • Air Navigation Aids
DEF

The lowest angle of descent along the zero degree azimuth that is consistent with published approach procedures and obstacle clearance criteria.

OBS

This is the lowest elevation angle which has been approved and promulgated for the instrument runway.

OBS

minimum glide path: term and definition officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Aides à la navigation aérienne
DEF

Angle minimal de descente, le long de l'axe d'azimut nul, compatible avec les procédures d'approche et critères de franchissement d'obstacles publiés.

OBS

Il s'agit de l'angle de site le plus faible qui ait été homologué et publié pour la piste aux instruments.

OBS

alignement de descente minimal : terme et définition uniformisés par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Ayuda para la navegación aérea
DEF

Ángulo más bajo de descenso a lo largo del azimut de cero grados, que concuerda con los procedimientos de aproximación publicados y con los criterios sobre franqueamiento de obstáculos.

OBS

Se trata del ángulo mínimo de elevación aprobado y promulgado para la pista de vuelo por instrumentos.

OBS

trayectoria de planeo mínima: término y definición aceptados oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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