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Flashcards in MISCELLANEOUS Deck (11):
1

TDZE

TOUCHDOWN ZONE ELEVATION

2

REIL

RUNWAY END IDENTIFIER LIGHTS
TWO SYNCHED FLASHING WHITE LIGHTS

3

HAA

HEIGHT ABOVE AIRPORT
HEIGHT ABOVE MDA ABOVE PUBLISHED AIRORT ELEVATION

4

HAT

HEIGHT ABOVE TOUCHDOWN DH OR MDA ABOVE HIGHEST RUNWAY ELEVATION IN THE TOUCHDOWN ZONE (FIRST 3,000 FEET OF THE RUNWAY)

5

GLIDE PATH

PORTION OF THE GLIDE SLOPE THAT INTERSECT WITH THE LOCALIZER

6

BACK COURSE MARKER

NORMALLY INDICATES ILS BACK COURSE FAF WHERE APPROACH IS COMMENCED

7

COMPASS LOCATOR

NDB COLLOCATED WITH AN OUT OR MIDDLE MARKER WITH EFFECTIVE RANGE OF 15NM

8

PREVAILING VISIBILIY

GREATEST DISTANCE AN OBSERVER CAN SEE THROUGHOUT ONE-HALF THE HORIZON
RECORDED IN SM OR FRACTIONS OF MILES

9

RVR

RUNWAY VISUAL RANGE
HORIZONTAL VISIBILITY DOWN THE RUNWAY
USED IN LIEU OF RVV AND PREVAILING VISIBILITY
USED FOR TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND LANDING MINIMUMS

10

RVR CONVERSION TO SM

1600 1/4
2400 1/2
3200 5/8
4000 3/4
4500 7/8
5000 1
6000 1 1/4

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RVV

RUNWAY VISIBILITY VALUE
DETERMINES VISIBILITY THOUGH A TRANSMISSOMETER
SM IN LIEU OF PREVAILING VISIBILITY