Definition of approach path in English:

approach path

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The path taken by an aircraft coming in to land.
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  • Meanwhile, the Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome committee chair has raised concerns that land under the approach path to the main runway has been zoned for housing development in the village's new development control plan.
  • This program is working on affordable, advanced synthetic vision technology that combines data from different types of aircraft sensors to let pilots clearly ‘see’ their approach path in weather or at night.
  • From the east side of the building, we could see the approach path to Logan and a bit of the runway.

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