compulsory reporting points

compulsory reporting points

[kəm′pəl·sə·rē ri′pȯrd·iŋ ‚pȯins]
(navigation)
In air operations, geographical points for which an aircraft must report; these points are designated by regulations and can be approved or deleted only by rule-making action.

compulsory reporting points

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Reporting point symbols as they appear on aeronautical charts.
Reporting points that must be reported to ATC (air traffic control). They are designated on aeronautical charts by solid triangles or filed in a flight plan as fixes selected to define direct routes. These points are geographical locations defined by navigation aids or fixes. Pilots should discontinue reporting compulsory reporting points when informed by ATC that their aircraft is in “radar contact.” The number of compulsory reporting points should be minimized. Routine reporting of compulsory reporting points should not be mandatory for all flights in all circumstances.
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These become compulsory reporting points unless ATC directs otherwise.
Per Handbook 4-1-5, waypoints filed in random RNAV routes automatically become compulsory reporting points for the flight unless ATC advises you otherwise.
Both SY0 and DHT are solid VOR-TAC symbols, which means they're compulsory reporting points when not in radar contact.
says to report over a compulsory reporting point when on an airway or route, even when VFR-on-top.
Recall that compulsory reporting points are depicted on AeroNav IFR enroute charts by solid triangles.
Compulsory reporting points are also mandated when flying a VFR-on-top clearance.
Hearing "radar contact" means only one thing: You no longer must give position reports over the points defining off-airways routes in your flight plan or over compulsory reporting points on the charts (e.
True or False: When receiving radar service, you still need to make position reports over compulsory reporting points.
When on a direct route not under radar service, the points that define the route are compulsory reporting points.