Legs Of A Traffic Pattern

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Traffic Pattern

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upwind
 
a flight path parallel to the landing runway in the direction of landing and departures
crosswind
 
a flight path at right angles to the landing runway on the departure end
downwind
 
a flight path parallel to the landing runway in the direction opposite to landing
base
 
a flight path at right angles to the landing runway off its approach end and extendning from the downwind leg to the intersection of the extended runway center line
final
 
a flight path in the direction of landing along the runway centerline extending from the base leg to the runway
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