control tower


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control tower

a tower at an airport from which air traffic is controlled

control tower

[kən′trōl ‚tau̇·ər]
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Audio from the control tower indicates the Air Canada flight was told six times in less than 35 seconds to "go around" for another landing attempt.
Robin Tudor, spokesman for the airport, said: "The air traffic control tower was evacuated, but the radar room, which is in a separate building, was still operational.
We have an opportunity in that, since 2007, we have had the new Emirates air traffic control tower.
Execution: With the control tower as a hub, each part of the supply chain knows when and how it's affected by another.
The control tower kept sending the message to the PIA pilot to divert the aircraft towards Manchester and Leeds.
The seven-storey control tower structure stands at 111ft.
The crash occurred when a shift change was taking place in the control tower before it collapses while 14 people were inside.
plane could not reach the control tower for about 10 minutes around 6:30 p.
The new air traffic control tower at Sofia airport was put into operation right after its official inauguration on Wednesday.
Al Mari announced that Union Properties has successfully sold 20 per cent of Control Tower located in Motor City that distinctively situated on Emirates Road, within a record time.
Summary: Air France said Monday that the control tower of the Damascus Airport did not allow one of its planes to continue its path to Amman after it got rerouted from landing in Beirut last Wednesday.