standard instrument arrival
- A designated IFR arrival route liking a significant point, normally on ATS route, with a point from which a published instrument approach procedure can be commenced (ICAO). When necessary or where an operational advantage is obtained, arrival routes from the en route phase to the fix or facility used in the procedure are published. When arrival routes are published, the width of the associated area decreases from the “en route” value until the “initial approach” value with the convergence angle of 30° on each side of the axis. The convergence begins at 25 NM before the initial approach fix (IAF) if the length of the arrival route is greater than or equal to 25 NM. It begins at the starting point of the arrival route if the length of the arrival route is less than 25 NM. The arrival route normally ends at the initial approach fix. Omnidirectional or sector arrivals can be provided taking into account the minimum sector altitude. IFR means instrument flight rules, and ATS stands for air traffic services.
Aviation dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
standard terminal arrival — An ATC (air traffic control) coded IFR (instrument flight rules) arrival route established for arriving IFR aircraft destined for certain airports. Its purpose is to simplify clearance delivery procedures. It is a preplanned instrument rule ATC… … Aviation dictionary
Standard Instrument Departure — (SID) routes, also known as Departure Procedures (DP) are published flight procedures followed by aircraft on an IFR flight plan immediately after take off from an airport. Assignment procedure A SID is usually assigned by air traffic control to… … Wikipedia
Standard Instrument Departure — (SID) zu deutsch Standardisierte Abflugstrecke für Instrumentenflüge sind festgelegte Strecken, welche Flugzeuge mit IFR Flugplan nach dem Start abfliegen müssen um zu einer Luftstraße zu gelangen. Eine SID beginnt am Departure End of Runway… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Standard Terminal Arrival Route — In aviation, a Standard Terminal Arrival Route, also known as a Standard Terminal Arrival or simply a STAR, is a published procedure followed by aircraft on an IFR flight plan just before reaching a destination airport. Description A STAR usually … Wikipedia
Standard Terminal Arrival Route — STARs für den Flughafen Zürich, Ankünfte von Norden. Alle Routen führen zum IAF AMIKI, von dort wird der Verkehr durch die Flugsicherung zum Endanflug geleitet oder verbleibt zunächst in der Warteschleife. In der Luftfahrt sind Standard Terminal… … Deutsch Wikipedia
standard terminal arrival chart — An aeronautical chart designed to expedite ATC (air traffic control) arrival procedures and facilitate the transition between en route and instrument approach operations. Each STAR procedure is presented as a separate chart and may serve a single … Aviation dictionary
Instrument flight rules — (IFR) are a set of regulations and procedures for flying aircraft whereby navigation and obstacle clearance is maintained with reference to aircraft instruments only , while separation from other aircraft is provided by Air Traffic Control. In… … Wikipedia
Standard Instrumental Departure — Salida Instrumental Normalizada (del inglés Standard Instrument Departure, SID), también conocida como Procedimientos de Salida (Departure Procedures, DP). Las SID son las rutas que seguidas por los aviones que siguen un plan de vuelo IFR después … Wikipedia Español
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
Instrument landing system — The Instrument Landing System (ILS) is a ground based instrument approach system that provides precision guidance to an aircraft approaching a runway, using a combination of radio signals and, in many cases, high intensity lighting arrays to… … Wikipedia