transfer of control point

transfer of control point

A defined point located along the flight path of an aircraft, at which the responsibility for providing air traffic control service to the aircraft is transferred from one control unit to the next (ICAO). The location of a transfer of control point is agreed between the control units or control positions concerned and may not necessarily be located on an airspace boundary.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
Full browser ?