final approach IFR

The flight path of an aircraft inbound to an airport on a final instrument approach course, beginning at the final approach fix or point and extending to the airport or the point where a circle-to-land maneuver or missed approach is executed.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • final approach fix — The fix and/or waypoint located on the final approach course of an instrument approach procedure prior to the point of the glide path intercept on a precision approach procedure; prior to the final approach fix on a nonprecision approach… …   Aviation dictionary

  • approach fix — The approach from or over which a final approach under IFR (instrument flight rules) to an airport is executed. This is on a projected centerline three to five miles (5–8 km) from the threshold …   Aviation dictionary

  • Instrument approach — Terminal procedures for an ILS approach in the United States. (The disclaimers shown in red in the illustration do not appear on the original approach plate.) For aircraft operating under instrument flight rules (IFR), an instrument approach or… …   Wikipedia

  • overhead approach maneuver — A maneuver carried out by a pilot who is operating in accordance with an IFR (instrument flight rules) flight plan in VMC (visual meteorological conditions) over an airport. This maneuver is not an instrument procedure. Overhead maneuvers are… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Continuous Descent Approach — Ein Canadair Regional Jet der Lufthansa im Landeanflug auf LHR …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Standard Approach — Ein Canadair Regional Jet der Lufthansa im Landeanflug auf LHR …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Two Segment Approach — Ein Canadair Regional Jet der Lufthansa im Landeanflug auf LHR …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Initial Approach Fix — Das Initial Approach Fix (IAF) ist ein Wegpunkt, an dem das Standard Anflugverfahren für IFR Anflüge, beginnt. An diesem Punkt setzt der Pilot zum Landeanflug (engl. approach) auf einen Flughafen oder Landeplatz an und beendet die Phase des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • straight-in approach — i. An entry into an airport traffic pattern in VFR (visual flight rules) conditions by intercepting the extended runway centerline without executing any portion of the traffic pattern. ii. In IFR (instrument flight rules), an instrument approach… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt/E–K — Dies ist der dritte Teil der Liste Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt. Liste der Abkürzungen Teil 1 A A Teil 2 B–D B; C; D Teil 3 E K E …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.