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Stand-alone approach

Stand-alone approach – An instrument approach that relies solely on the use of RNAV equipment. If flown with GPS/ WAAS enabled certified equipment in accordance with TSO-C145A or TSO-146A installed in accordance with the provisions of AC 20-130A or 138A, no conventional navigation equipment alternate approach (VOR/ILS) requirements are necessary, as when flying with TSO-C129 certified equipment.

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