Microwave Landing System

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Term Microwave Landing System
Status


Mandatory for


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Categories

NAVAIDS, Landing Aids, Points and/or Obstacles

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Abbreviation

  • MLS

Definition

A precision approach and landing guidance system operating in the microwave spectrum, which provides position information and various ground-to-air data.

Definition Source

  • AIFDD

Note

The position information is provided in a wide coverage sector and is determined by an azimuth angle, elevation, and distance.