Flashcards in ch.6 Deck (30)
Which of the following are positions in a center?
Which of the following is NOT delegated airspace by a control center?
What is the acronym for the current radar display in a center?
What does the EDST do for the controller?
Provide electronic strips
What is the acronym for a control center?
What are the 2 items that can be displayed in the 4th line of the data block?
Which of the following are TMU programs to space aircraft?
Miles in trail
Control Centers are broken up into smaller parts called
Which of the following is an agreement between an FAA facility and another entity, usually another FAA facility?
Letter of Agreement
The term for routings published by the FAA for Major Airport city pairs is
Which of the following headings would be proper at an odd altitude like 7000 or FL230 ?
Which of the following is an internal document for an FAA facility to describe how that agency operates?
What frequency is used for oceanic ATC?
Which of the following are problems for trans-polar flights?
No alternate NAVAIDs
No alternate airports
Need several types of radios
Magnetic compass is unreliable
Latitude-longitude navigation does not work well there
What three countries are exceptions to the ICAO airport identifier format?
In ICAO format, the second letter of an airport identifier is usually the
In ICAO format, the first letter of an airport identifier is the
ICAO was formed near the end of what war?
world war two
The ICAO equivalent to an ARTCC is a
area control center
The Canadian equivalent to the FAA is
ICAO recognizes three classes of air traffic control, IFR, VFR, and CVFR which is not used in the USA. What does the C in CVFR stand for?
When ICAO gives control of airspace over the ocean to a specific country, that country also has political control over that part of the ocean. T/F
The transition altitude (where the altimeter gets set to 2992) for oceanic flights is what altitude?
Standard MINUTES in trail for oceanic traffic in MNPS is
ICAO airport identifiers have how many letters?
ICAO has split up the world into areas to be controlled by different countries. These areas are called
Flight Information Regions
In ICAO format, what two letters begin airports in
he name of the ATC facility for Europe is
The largest part of northern Pacific Oceanic airspace is controlled out of