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.
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Once you're established on 199 and passing through 3000 feet, proceed direct HATUL and 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.
Fly heading 290 to join V298 then resume own navigation." Get on V298 and whip out the ILS Y or Z for Runway 27 at KYKM.
I told the helicopter, "Resume own navigation. Caution wake turbulence." I expected he'd use good judgment and pass behind the descending airliner.
Approach: "Bonanza Three Victor Victor, turn right heading 250, intercept the Maverick 274, resume own navigation."
Join V16 and resume own navigation. Climb and maintain 5000." At your leisure, throw yourself a bone and change that to direct Robbinsville.
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. ("Own" = On-board WAAS Navigator.
Once ATC can let you continue safely on your way, they'll tell you, "Resume own navigation." Note: that only applies to headings, not altitude or speed.
The controller then told them to "resume own navigation, get as close as safely possible and report any abnormalities." The NTSB said the airliner pilot flying "maneuvered on his own alongside" the Cirrus--within 100 feet and a tenth of a mile.
When the controller clears you to resume own navigation, his voice sounds normal--no hard breathing or high-pitched voice.
If he then said, "Resume own navigation," where do you have to go?
In this case, "Resume own navigation" means, "Sorry for messing you up, now get on the airway and I'll try to quit bothering you."