Implementation and certification of LPV approach and options for VFR aerodromes

Jakub Kraus


This article focuses on general LPV approach certification for erodromes. It also indicates the problematic parts of the current certification rocess and shows the direction for possible certification of instrument approaches at uncontrolled aerodromes.


instrument approach; LPV; IFR; aerodrome; VFR


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