- Instrument Flight Procedure Validation
(IFPV of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) Instrument Flight Procedures (IFP)
- Date issued
- Office of Primary Responsibility
This advisory circular (AC) provides the means for conducting IFPV of satellite-enabled PBN instrument flight procedures for both fixed-wing and helicopter aircraft. It also addresses validation of helicopter Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) special IFPs. This AC describes ground validation, pre-flight validation (including simulator evaluation and obstacle assessment), and flight validation.
The contents of this document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies. Please note that, non-FAA service providers are not required to perform IFPV of PBN IFPs. If a non-FAA service provider chooses to perform IFPV of PBN IFPs, however, this AC provides the directions for doing so.
- AC 90-113C (PDF)
Cancels Number Title Date 90-113B Instrument Flight Procedure Validation (IFPV) of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) Instrument Flight Procedures (IFP) 2019-03-20