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Final Approach – Instrument

That part of an instrument approach which commences at the specified final approach fix or point, or where such a fix or point is not specified:

(a) at the end of the last procedure turn, base turn, or inbound turn of a racetrack procedure, if specified, or

(b) at the point of interception of the last track specified in the approach procedure; and ends at a point in the vicinity of an aerodrome from which:

(i) a landing can be made; or

(ii) a missed approach procedure is initiated. (ICAO)

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