Holding point

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Term holding point
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holding area

holding stack

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Definition

A specified location, identified by visual or other means, in the vicinity of which the position of an aircraft in flight is maintained in accordance with air traffic control clearances.

Definition Source

ICAO, FORMERLY Official definition, Official term and definition deleted from PANS-ATM by Amdt 4 (24/11/2005).

Note

term replaced by holding fix