aerodrome control service

aerodrome control service

Air traffic control services for aerodrome traffic (ICAO). The service is provided by an aerodrome control tower. The task of providing specified services on the apron (e.g., apron management service) may be assigned to an aerodrome control tower or to a separate unit.
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The eight-month long training will have three phases in which the trainees will study subjects such as basic navigation, meteorology, the rules of the air, safety management systems, an introduction to ATFM (air traffic flow management), and get to know various air traffic facilities such as the Aerodrome Control Service, Approach Control Service, En-route/Control Service, and the Aeronautical Information and Communication Service.