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APPROCHE TACAN [1 record]

Record 1 2019-07-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Air Navigation Aids
  • Air Forces
CONT

After descending below a layer of cloud for a TACAN approach, the check pilot observed a newly erected construction crane that appeared to breach the safety boundary of the instrument approach corridor to runway 16.

OBS

TACAN: tactical air navigation system.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Aides à la navigation aérienne
  • Forces aériennes
CONT

Après être descendu au‑dessous d'une couche de nuages dans le but d'effectuer une approche TACAN, le pilote inspecteur de vol a noté la présence d'une grue de chantier nouvellement dressée qui semblait empiéter sur le périmètre de protection du couloir d'approche à la piste 16.

OBS

TACAN : système de navigation aérienne tactique.

Spanish

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