Glossary of Terms
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Abbreviated Precision Approach Path Indicator. A precision approach path indicator (PAPI) consisting of only two sharp cutoff light units situated on the left side of the runway.
Advance Passenger Information (API) System. An electronic communications system whereby required data elements are
Approach and landing operations using instrument approach procedures
“Approach and landing operations using instrument approach procedures” means
Approach and landing operations using instrument approach procedures. Instrument approach and landing operations are
An instrument approach and landing which utilizes lateral guidance but
Category IIIA (CAT IIIA) operation. A precision instrument approach and landing with:
Approach control service
“approach control service” means air traffic control service for arriving or departing
Approach phase (Engines)
Approach phase. The operating phase defined by the time during which the engine is operated in the approach operating mode.
Take-off phase. The operating phase defined by the time during which the engine is operated at the rated thrust.
Appropriate ATS authority
“appropriate ATS authority” means in relation to the State, the Authority and, in relation to
“appropriate person” means an authorised officer of the Authority as defined in the
Approval Dangerous Goods
Approval. An authorization granted by an appropriate national authority for: