Circling approach

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Term circling approach
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An extension of an Instrument Approach Procedure which provides for visual circling of the aerodrome prior to landing.


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ICAO (2006), official definition, PANS-OPS, Procedures for Air Navigation Services — Aircraft Operations — Construction of Visual and Instrument Flight Procedures (Doc 8168/I and II)


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