position report


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position report

[pə′zish·ən ri‚pȯrt]
(navigation)
A radio message containing specified information regarding the position and progress of a craft.

position report

A report over a known location as transmitted by an aircraft to ATC (air traffic control).
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For ease of presentation, we divided the required IFR reports into two main camps: IFR position reports and all the rest.
to furnish position reports passing certain reporting points.
Often, the discussion of when to make position reports ends with the discussion of the solid symbols.
You should begin every IFR flight with the intention of making all of these required position reports, and only switch out of that mode when you hear "radar contact" associated with your call sign or aircraft identification.
Using these products, the company can send and receive short code messages between its fleet of helicopters and ground personnel, in addition to checking aircraft position reports.
All Blue Sky subscribers have access to SkyRouter, where they can view and utilize integrated online flight tracking, messaging, position reports, account information and much more.

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