transfer of controls

transfer of controls

i. The action in which the responsibility for providing air traffic services is transferred from one controller to another controller or controlling agency. See accepting unit/controller.
ii. The transfer of flight controls between two pilots (e.g., the captain and the first officer, an instructor and trainee pilot) is referred to as the handing over of controls or the transfer of controls.
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After two days of talks in Brussels, the PIC, which includes the EU, Russia and the US, assessed that political conditions have not yet been met in Bosnia to permit the transfer of controls to EU authorities from the high representative, who has held the job since 1995.

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