ATC services

air traffic control services

A service provided to prevent collisions between aircraft and, on the maneuvering area, between aircraft and obstructions. This service also expedites and maintains an orderly flow of air traffic. Also called ATC services.
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It also establishes robust foundations for providing future ATC services in the cloud.
Prior to that, Greer served as principal of ATC Services, Inc.
The French Authorities (the DGAC) have requested Ryanair to cancel up to 20% of our flight program for Wednesday, in order to ease the pressure on French ATC services.
LAL has been talking to Robinson Aviation about paying for ATC services directly, at a cost 40% lower than what the FAA is paying to man LAL's tower today by reducing the tower's operating hours and staff.
65 "Air Traffic Control" and ICAO Doc 4444 "Rules of the Air and Air Traffic Services," ATC services are provided to prevent aircraft collisions and manage air traffic efficiently.
Ryanair Ryanair, which announced Tuesday it was forced to cancel 1,400 flights and delay more than 12,000 others as a direct result of Belgian, French and Spanish ATC strikes in recent months, formally called on the European Commission to Oend this ATC chaosO by removing the Oright to strikeO provision of essential ATC services in Europe and reforming the controversial EU261 passenger rights legislation.
User fees would degrade safety because private aircraft operators would be discouraged from using ATC services.
Whilst the provision of ATC is mandated through common standards by ICAO on a worldwide basis, there is no set policy for the implementation of ATC services, whether in terms of equipment design, training, procedural variances and accepted norms for that country or region.
Yet the small planes use 20 percent to 40 percent of all ATC services, and military and other government aircraft use about 15 percent (but pay nothing).
Recruitment of telecommunications services for ATC services.
EasyJet has cancelled some flights to Paris to pre-empt a strike by French ATC services.
In addition to the ATC services to Aberdeen Airport, NATS provides specialised services to the helicopters supporting the UK oil and gas industry along the length of the UK's east coast, from East Anglia in the south to beyond the Shetland Islands in the north.