Runway Threshold

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Term Runway Threshold
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Mandatory for


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Synonyms

threshold

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Definition

The beginning of that portion of the runway that is available for landing.

Definition Source

Aeronautical Information Feature Data Dictionary (AIFDD)

Note

When the threshold is located at a point on the runway end other than the designated beginning of the runway end it is termed a 'displaced threshold'.