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Hi,What does the message "STEEP DES AFTER *navaid*" exactly mean? Does it mean that the navaid and it's altitude is too close to the airport and would require a steep descent?

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'lo,It means that the VNAV path vertical angle the AC will have to fly after *navaid* to meet next altitude constraint is greater than 4.something degrees (off the top of my head).anthonyAnthony MertonPrecision Manuals Developmenthttp://www.precisionmanuals.com

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