approach segment

approach segment

[ə′prōch ‚seg·mənt]
(navigation)
The basic functional division of an instrument approach procedure. Also known as approachway.
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Approach minimums are 800-2 and of course it has a published missed approach segment.
When the weather's at minimums, is the final approach segment really the best time to call Unicom about the rental car?
Transfemoral approach segment is expected to dominate the market through the forecast period and is anticipated to be the most lucrative segment.
It also assists the flight crew in properly timing the deceleration to final approach speed, configuring the aircraft for landing and properly spacing aircraft on the final approach segment just prior to landing.
With our approach segment validation becomes as easy as using conjoint analysis.
For example, you must be established on all required segments of each IAP (initial, intermediate and final approach segments, but curiously not the missed approach segment) if you fly the whole approach.
triggering devices, ie the length of approach segment is calculated at the rate of 80 km h -1.
While you're on downwind, look ahead and below and visualize the final approach segment.
Do that, and the new approach is appended right at the end of your flight plan without disturbing your current missed approach segment.
58A) Additionally, non-RNP procedures require a two mile straight segment before the final approach segment.
00 inches until reaching the final approach segment, if any, when arriving.