D. WHAT'S AN MM?

Flying - - TRAINING & TECHNIQUE CHART WISE -

Many ILS and lo­cal­izer ap­proaches used to in­clude outer, mid­dle and in­ner dis­tance mark­ers that gen­er­ated dis­tinct au­dio tones, vis­ual flash­ing lights and Morse code iden­ti­fiers heard through a marker bea­con re­ceiver. The MOR ap­proach car­ries a mid­dle marker that, in this case, con­firms the air­craft is 0.4 nm from the end of the run­way with­out the need for the pi­lot to look away from the lo­cal­izer nee­dle.

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