Name some charts that are specific to the UK
- UK AIAA, ATA, and Military Low Flying Systems
- UK airspace restrictions and hazards
- LARS (lower airspace radar service)
- Military ATZ's
- Lower and Upper ATS routes
- Chart of airspace classifications
What can we not do with VRP's in the UK?
They are used for guidance and aircraft can normally hold over them unless outside CAS- this is because outside CAS the traffic enviornment is unknown and we can't guarantee safety.
What is the blood alcohol limit for controllers in the UK?
20mg/100ml of blood (a 1/4 of the drink drive limit)
What should a controller consider when giving blood?
That light headness may result and you may therefore not be fit for work.
What is SRATCOH?
Scheme for the Regulation of ATCO's Hours
A system designed to all controllers breaks to help combat fatigue.
What is CISM?
Critical Incident Stress Management
A system that acts ASAP to mitigate the effects of stress related symptoms following a incident, therefore maintaining the good mental health of the ATCO's