resume own navigation

resume own navigation

A term used by ATC (air traffic control) to advise a pilot to resume his own navigational responsibility. It is issued after completion of a radar vector or when radar contact is lost while the aircraft is being radar vectored.
References in periodicals archive ?
If it has altitude and heading, it can guide you all the way to leg three, but lacking the ATC clairvoyance module, it needs you to sequence it once vectors are complete and you resume own navigation.
After cheating every assigned steer five or 10 degrees to the left and making repeated requests to resume own navigation, we finally had annoyed approach enough.
Approach: "Bonanza Three Victor Victor, turn right heading 250, intercept the Maverick 274, resume own navigation.