Category II operation

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Term Category II operation
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Mandatory for


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Related entries

Category I operation

Category IIIA operation

Category IIIB operation

Category IIIC operation

Broader term

Instrument Approach Procedure

Narrower term


Abbreviation

CAT II

Definition

A precision instrument approach and landing with:

a) a decision height lower than 60 m (200 ft), but not lower than 30 m (100 ft), and

b) a runway visual range not less than 300 m.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition:

ANNEX 6/I Operation of Aircraft — International Commercial Air Transport — Aeroplanes 2010

ANNEX 6/II Operation of Aircraft — International General Aviation — Aeroplanes 1998

ANNEX 6/III Operation of Aircraft — International Operations — Helicopters 2010

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