area control

area control

[′er·ē·ə kən′trōl]
(navigation)
A form of air-traffic control in which aircraft flying in designated areas are furnished flight advisory service.
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There were significant delays for flights using Cyprus` airspace in July, a Eurocontrol report said, adding that Nicosia`s area control centre ranked in 7th place among the 20 top delay-generating locations.
In compliance with the Area Control open specification from the Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA), Mercury will integrate Inovonics' EN6080 Area Control Gateway (ACG) with the Authentic Mercury branded hardware to offer the industry's first integrated access control platform with Enterprise Mobile Duress (EMD) capabilities.
The nationwide Garex VCCS will be installed at the Area Control Center at Schiphol East and at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Rotterdam The Hague Airport, Groningen Airport Eelde, and Maastricht/Aachen Airport Beek, the firm said.
EUROCONTROL on Monday announced that it has appointed Jac Jansen as its new director of the Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC).
The scheme will give people living in the area control of the pursestrings and the chance to vote for causes, groups and initiatives to get cash.
Their trade union noted 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.
Under the new order, Telvent's supervisory control and data acquisition system, also known as OASyS SCADA, and advanced Gas Suite applications will be deployed at the Jakarta Headquarters and five local pipeline area control centers serving North Sumatra, South Sumatra, West Java and Kalimantan.
Flights into airports within the Manchester Area Control - north of the Midlands and Scotland - were restricted immediately after the problem emerged at 5.
50pm and flights into airports within the Manchester Area Control were immediately restricted.
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.
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.
In terms of a distributed SCADA system, this means linking together two or more independent SCADA systems, sometimes called Area Control Centers (ACC) with a telecommunications link or Wide Area Network (WAN).