DFS tests segmented approach in daytime at Frankfurt Airport

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From 1 March 2021, DFS will test the use of the so-called segmented approach procedure for incoming flights from the south during daytime at Frankfurt Airport. The GPS-based procedure avoids large cities, which has the potential to reduce noise in the Frankfurt region. It is also more fuel-efficient, which makes it more environmentally friendly due to the shorter flight paths used.

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