instrument flight conditions


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instrument flight conditions

Restricted meteorological conditions in which control of an aircraft in flight (other than a balloon) is required to be maintained solely by reference to aircraft flight instruments.
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It defines "actual instrument flight conditions." The two are not synonymous.
That was the point, but it certainly wasn't "actual instrument flight conditions."
According to this document, you can log lAPs in an aircraft in actual instrument flight conditions, in simulated conditions in an airplane using a view-limiting device (with a safety pilot), or in certain simulation devices (full flight simulators, flight training devices or aviation training devices).
To start, 14CFR [section] 61.51 (g) (1) states: "A person may log instrument time only for that flight time when the person operates the aircraft solely by reference to instruments under actual or simulated instrument flight conditions."

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