initial approach


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initial approach

a. That part of an instrument approach procedure in which the aircraft has departed an initial approach fix or point and is maneuvering to enter the intermediate or final approach. It ends at the intermediate fix or point or, where no intermediate segment is established, at the final approach fix or point. b. That part of a visual approach of an aircraft immediately prior to arrival over the airfield of destination, or over the reporting point from which the final approach to the airfield is commenced.
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com shows 20 percent of fatal accidents occurred during takeoffs and initial climb, while 46 percent occurred during initial approach, final approach, and landing.
The Highlanders rebuffed the Tannadice club's initial approach to speak to Hughes, left, last Friday after the Taysiders failed to land No.
At his Ibrox press conference King had earlier said: "Where I viewed it differently from Hibs was that the initial approach had really come from Hibs.
The second bid, thought to be in the region of PS7m, comes less than a week after the Premier League club saw their initial approach turned down.
It was claimed in both Germany and his native Belgium that City had hit Wolfsburg with a new offer for the 24-year-old after having an initial approach of PS47m rejected.
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But it is also understood that City's initial approach - made since the weekend - has not included them tabling an offer for the Ivory Coast international.
The design for this new project takes this initial approach to a much higher level, building on the great architectural tradition of late 19th century and early 20th century New York.
e Telegraph can conrm can conrm T that Championship Cherries have come back with an improved oer after an initial approach was turned down.
The Hammers'' initial approach was rejected last month but they have renewed their interest after learning the Reds are now willing to sell.
CARDIFF CITY are reported have increased their offer for Celtic star Victor Wanyama after having their initial approach rebuffed by the Parkhead club.
The Terriers, who sacked Simon Grayson three weeks ago after going 12 games without a win in the npower Championship, were granted permission to approach the 43-year-old on Tuesday after Coventry had rejected an initial approach.
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