lead-in light facility

A facility in the terminal area navigation system providing special light guidance to aircraft in approach pattern or landing procedures. A facility configuration consists of any number of flashers located to visually guide an aircraft through the approach corridor, bypassing high-density residential, commercial, or obstruction areas.
A simple airfield lead-in-lighting system.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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