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Two calendar months for a practical exam: 61.39(g) clarification

You are looking at the wrong regulation. Incremental flight tests are for type ratings and ATP tests. The increments are the ground portion and the flight/sim portion as shown on the back of the 871...

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Non-precision approaches and approach lights

Many thanks for your reply and your clarifications

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Non-precision approaches and approach lights

I interpret it that it would apply to non precision, APV, and precision Category I approaches. The approach lights are a visual cue, it is just that they can't be used as a visual cue below 100 feet a...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

My exampe is the EDTD airport in Southern Germany (Donaueschingen). The LNAV/VNAV DA is 2589 ft while the LPV's DA is 2789 ... so it's 200 ft higher. LNAV is 2790 ft (and what's strange is that the LN...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

Sure. Look at the GPS 21 into KTTA.(Link to current chary: http://155.178.201.160/d-tpp/1802/09472R21.PDF) It's my home airport (which is how I first got into the topic) The LPV minimum is 530; the...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

Do you have an actual example where the LNAV/VNAV DA is lower than the LPV DA? I'd be very interested to see it. It's reasonably common to have LNAV/VNAV that is higher than LNAV due to the differe...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

John, as always you deliver the perfect answer! Many pilots I know are interested in this stuff.. and it's really hard to find the answers!

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

The LPV and LNAV/VNAV procedures are developed using independent TERPS specifications. The LPV service is annunciated if there is an LPV minimum on the chart and the HPL is lower than 40 meters and th...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

Thank you. Do you see ANY risk in following the LPV to the lower minimum? I could understand that there could be some risk if it was the other way round ... but since LPV has the highest precision ...

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Use LNAV/VNAV minimum if LPV minimum is higher?

Whether or not is illegal to begin with is the subject of some controversy. The "not legal" folks insist the lowest legal minimums are the ones annunciated on your certified GPS. The "legal" g...

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