Standard Instrument Departure

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Term Standard Instrument Departure
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts

EAEA, SESAR

Categories
Synonyms


Related entries

Standard Instrument Arrival (STAR)

Broader term


Narrower term


Abbreviation

SID

Definition

1) A procedure by which a departure route is designated following the Instrument Flight Rules (IFR).

2) A designated instrument flight rule (IFR) departure route linking the aerodrome or a specified runway of the aerodrome with a specified significant point, normally on a designated ATS route, at which the en-route phase of a flight commences.

Definition Source

1) AIFDD (Aeronautical Information Feature Data Dictionary)

2) ICAO, Official definition, DOC 9613 Manual on Required Navigation Performance (RNP) 2008, 3rd ed., p. I-(xxi)

Note

The Standard Instrument Departure (SID) represents the departure route of the aircraft to the ACC entry point.

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2016.1