Performance-Based Navigation for Pilots (PBNP)
Performance-Based Navigation for Pilots (PBNP)
Self-paced Training

Performance-Based Navigation for Pilots (PBNP)

USD 300.00
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Course Access:  Please note that your access to this course is limited to 3 months, starting from your registration date.



PBN represents a shift from sensor-based to performance-based navigation. PBN routes and procedures are designed to meet a navigation specification which is defined in terms of accuracy, integrity, continuity and functionality for the proposed operations in the context of a particular airspace. PBN is increasingly becoming the normal method of navigation and all pilots need to understand the basic concepts and operational requirements.


Goal: This course provides pilots an overview of the Performance-Based Navigation (PBN) concept, its principles and procedures for PBN operations.

The following online modules cover:

1.  Goal and objectives.
2.  Overview.
3.  PBN Concepts: Development of PBN. PBN Concept in detail. PBN Error Model.
4.  PBN Operational Aspects: Planning and Pre-flight Operating in PBN airspace. SID/STAR procedures. Approach Procedures. Charts.
5.  Issues: Flight Plan. RNAV Visual. GLS Approaches. Charting. Charting US-Canada.
6.  Helicopters: RNP 0.3 Specification. Operating Procedures. Point in Space Approaches. PinS -Proceed Visual. PinS - Proceed VFR. Point in Space Departures. Visual Segment.


Learning Objectives:
•Explain the PBN concept;
•Provide information essential to pilots on how to operate on PBN routes and procedures


Target Population:
• Commercial; and
• General Aviation Pilots







More Information
Training area Air Navigation Services
Training Type Self-paced
SKU TRG-10012-001-01
Course duration 5