Final Approach Point (FAP)

May, 14, 2019 by

The point at TORNE on this approach plate is the FAP (Final Approach Point); the beginning of the final approach segment for precision approaches. Here you should be capturing the glide slope. To make be on the glide slope at this point you should start your descent 0.2 nm before reaching this point.

Kyle Boas is the Founder of the IFATC Education Group. He is an IFATC Supervisor and Infinite Flight Appeals team member. โ€” More