wing bar

A row of approach lights perpendicular to the runway and starting beyond the runway edge as a part of the visual slope indication systems.
Threshold
Threshold
Typical wing bars in precision approach path indicator and abridged precision approach path indicator visual approach slope indicator systems.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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