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precision approach

An approach in which range, azimuth, and glide slope information are provided to the pilot. See also final approach; nonprecision approach.
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The current portable Abbreviated Precision Approach Path Indicator (APAPI) system was powered originally off the MOD AGL system.
Marine Corps Air Surveillance and Precision Approach Radar Control System (ASPARCS).
NASDAQ: MRCY), a leading provider of embedded real-time digital signal and image processing systems, announced today it has been selected by the Gilfillan Group of ITT Industries' System Division to provide its RACE(R) signal processing systems for the ITT PAR-2000 precision approach radar.
MOONEY 201 PRECISION APPROACH MP RPM Config AI AS VS A 24 in 2400 Clean 0[degrees] 145 Kts 0 FPM Time to slow from A to B [approximately equal to] 20 seconds B 15-> 22 Full Gear -4[degrees] 125 -750 Vertical distance to transition from B to C [approximately equal to] 200 feet C 14 Full Gear + Flap -1[degrees] 90 -450 Here ore the numbers in chart and graphic form.
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The airport's precision approach path indicator was also installed and obstructions along the runway have been cleared.
Lambino said the Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI), the visual navigational tool to help pilots acquire and maintain correct approach for a safe landing, was already installed.
For a precision approach procedure (ILS, GCA): Ceiling 600 feet and visibility of two statute miles.
Communications and Information Technology company Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) announced on Tuesday that it has received an eight-year, USD96m ceiling, single-award IDIQ contract from the US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to supply precision approach radars (PAR) to the US Navy, Air Force and Army.
Also unlike ILS, which supports a single precision approach to one runway end, one SmartPath system can simultaneously provide up to 48 separate approaches covering all runway ends.
For a normal precision approach with a DH at 200 feet, you'll be about 2800 feet, or a little over a half mile from the threshold.

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