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en-route alternate [1 record]

Record 1 2014-10-28


Subject field(s)
  • Airfields

An aerodrome at which an aircraft would be able to land after experiencing an abnormal or emergency condition while en route. [Definition officially approved by ICAO.]


en-route alternate: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Key term(s)
  • en route alternate
  • en route alternate aerodrome
  • enroute alternate
  • enroute alternate aerodrome


  • Aérodromes

Aérodrome où un aéronef peut atterrir si une anomalie ou une urgence se produit en route. [Définition uniformisée par l'OACI.]


aérodrome de dégagement en route : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Aeródromos

Aeródromo en el que podría aterrizar una aeronave si ésta experimentara condiciones no normales o de emergencia en ruta. [Definición aceptada oficialmente por la OACI.]


aeródromo de alternativa en ruta: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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