all-weather landing system

all-weather landing system

[′ȯl ¦weth·ər ′land·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(navigation)
An instrument landing system having optimum operational capability in low and zero visibility.
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Sufficient funds are, therefore, available for the development of a satellite-based, all-weather landing system in Gilgit, Skardu and Chitral.
Lincoln operated in inclement weather during a portion of the qualification process, which gave the squadrons varying conditions to test JPALS, a new, all-weather landing system that works with the ship's navigation system to provide accurate and reliable guidance for aircraft.
Operations director Paul Davies said said that Bristol International was the only airport in the South West and Wales to carry the CAT III all-weather landing system. This system allows suitably equipped aircraft to operate in very low visibility.
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