This document describes the methods and processes that should be used to evaluate if a specific navigation infrastructure is suitable to support P-RNAV procedures. Infrastructure that is suitable to support P-RNAV is also suitable to support ICAO RNAV-1 procedures as defined in the Performance Based Navigation Manual, ICAO Doc 9613 (Final Working Draft Version 5.1, dated 7 March 2007, available on http://www.icao.int/pbn).
Section 1 gives the generic context and background information. Section 2 describes the requirements for P-RNAV infrastructure assessment. Section 3 explains all the steps required to conduct such an assessment, while section 4 gives more detail on specific technical topics.