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final approach waypoint [1 record]

Record 1 2012-08-31

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Air Traffic Control
DEF

The waypoint of a non-precision instrument approach procedure (IAP) where the final approach segment commences.

OBS

final approach way-point; FAWP: term and abbreviation officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

OBS

final approach waypoint; FAWP: term, abbreviation and definition standardized by the Glossary for Pilots and Air Traffic Services Personnel Committee.

Key term(s)
  • final approach way point

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Circulation et trafic aériens
DEF

Point de cheminement d'une procédure d'approche aux instruments (IAP) de non-précision auquel débute le segment d'approche finale.

OBS

point de cheminement d'approche finale; FAWP : terme, abréviation et définition normalisés par le Comité sur le Glossaire à l'intention des pilotes et du personnel des services de la circulation aérienne; terme et abréviation uniformisés par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
  • Control de tránsito aéreo
OBS

punto de recorrido de aproximación final; FAWP: término y abreviatura aceptados oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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