Critical segment

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Term critical segment
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Missed Approach

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Definition

A segment where an unguided discontinued approach/missed approach would expose the aircraft to an obstacle.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition, ANNEX 10/I Aeronautical Telecommunications — Radio Navigation Aids 1996, 5th ed., Amdt. 71, p. 197

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