automatic approach and landing

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automatic approach and landing

A control mode in which the aircraft's speed and flight path are automatically controlled for approach, flare-out, and landing. See also ground-controlled approach procedure.
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The crew elected to conduct a practice autoland approach during a scheduled airline flight in order to recertify the airplane for category 3 (CAT III) autoland procedures.