aerodrome reference point

aerodrome reference point (ARP)

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Designated geographical location of an aerodrome given to the nearest second of latitude and longitude. The ARP is located as near as is practical to the geometric center of the landing area, taking into account possible future development. Magnetic bearings and distances of obstructions within 4 NM that may constitute hazards are measured from the ARP. Also called an airport reference point.
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However, RJIL has produced a fresh application, contending that an NOC from I was needed only for building structures and installations above the permissible height of 75 metres and within a radius of 1,500 metres from the aerodrome reference point.

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