curved approach

curved approach

An approach normally carried out by some fighters in which the aircraft is in a continuous turn from downwind until touchdown. In the MLS/GCA (microwave landing system/ground-controlled approach), the elliptical path followed by aircraft on either side of the centerline.
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That curved approach looked very similar to the approaches I saw in the recorded data with one exception--none of the flights involved flying at night.
across the approach viaducts; and A curved approach at each end of the .
Mr Bell said: "With a curved approach and obstruction, it is extremely confusing and very complicated.
The flop is characterized by a curved approach run resembling the letter J.
If a curved approach is done correctly, you look before you turn.
The MLS offers wider coverage, missed approach, curved approach guidance and, an increased number of frequency channels that reduce interference probability with other airports.
Mr Truss strongly encouraged Gold Coast Airport to be alert to future technological advancements that may further add to safety and efficiency such as the Ground-Based Augmentation System, should they become available for implementation using a curved approach over water to the Airport.
Using the accuracy of satellite-based navigation, SMART Approaches follow a curved approach to the runway and create a more continuous descent, meaning the aircraft travels fewer miles, reducing fuel consumption and carbon emissions.
It enables curved approach paths that can avoid difficult terrain or noise-sensitive areas and shortens flight tracks to the runway.