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SE006: Precision-Like Approaches - Area Navigation (RNAV) 3D

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This safety enhancement develops criteria in FAA Order 8260.48 for approach charts that include 3D RNAV minima and charting specifications for publication of approach charts, which include 3D RNAV minima. This will allow for a stabilized vertical descent to the runway end.

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Elements of this Safety Enhancement are covered in the FAA’s Aviation Systems Standards (AVN) plan to include vertical angles on instrument approach procedures.

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