Required navigation performance (RNP) specification

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Term required navigation performance (RNP) specification
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Mandatory for


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area navigation (RNAV) specification

required navigation performance (RNP)

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navigation specification

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Definition

A navigation specification based on area navigation that includes the requirement for performance monitoring and alerting, designated by the prefix RNP, e.g. RNP 4, RNP APCH.

Definition Source

ICAO (2006) Official definition, Annex 10, Vol. I, Aeronautical Communications - Radio navigation aids

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