Missed approach point

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Term missed approach point
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Missed Approach

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Abbreviation

MAPT

Definition

That point in an instrument approach procedure at or before which the prescribed missed approach procedure must be initiated in order to ensure that the minimum obstacle clearance is not infringed.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition, PANS-OPS/I Procedures for Air Navigation Services — Aircraft Operations — Flight Procedures [Doc 8168/I]

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