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area control center

A unit established to provide air traffic control service to controlled flights in control areas under its jurisdiction (ICAO).
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The system upgrade in Nicosia area control centre also generated delays, the report adds.
Due to a varying volume, differences between the evaluation rates of the structural efficiency of regional airspace and the evaluation rates of the efficiency of the area control centre occur.
This MMS functional structure allows air traffic controllers and pilots within the airfield area control centre to consider complex scenarios (aircraft flight paths) with scalable visualization, providing their representations in one of the chosen (scalable) cartographic interface options ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 2006).
When he turned on the beacon, the signal was picked up by the French emergency services, the UK's Swanwick area control centre, and the UK's search and rescue centre at Kinloss, Scotland which were able to track the aircraft throughout its 90min flight to Oxford.
Only sectors controlled from the London area control centre were affected.
The company added that Scottish airspace and Manchester area airspace were working normally and that only sectors controlled from the London area control centre were affected.
The area control centre building will feature a 600sq m room with sufficient capacity to accommodate air traffic expansion for the next 20 years to a predicted level of 2.
Also Euro 2 million will go to the Skaane Project, developing functional airspace blocs for lower airspace, Euro 4 million on creating a central European air traffic services (CEATS) upper area control centre, Euro 4.
Currently undergoing trials, iFACTS will be installed at the London Area Control Centre, Swanwick.
Major organization : MAASTRICHT UPPER AREA CONTROL CENTRE (MUAC)
Many of these VIP delegates will be attending a high level tour of the Beijing Area Control Centre led by Mr.
The Pancyprian air traffic controllers union (PASEEK) said that on the day of the strike the air traffic controllers will abstain from working overtime at the Nicosia Area Control Centre, and that measures may escalate according to developments.
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