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missed approach waypoint
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missed approach waypoint (MAWP)
The waypoint of the final course that signifies the termination of the final approach segment and the commencement of the missed approach segment. It is normally located on the threshold of the landing runway.
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Unsuspending to allow sequencing to the first missed approach waypoint
may require one or more pushes of the SUSP softkey, but there is no way to know.
You may need to identify these waypoints based on your distance to the missed approach waypoint
(usually, but not always the runway threshold).
If the published missed needs to be flown, the GPS will sequence to CIKOR and then EXULE before navigating to the missed approach waypoint