Taxiway ntersection A junction of two or more taxiways Terminal Control Area

Taxiway ntersection a junction of two or more

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Taxiway /ntersection: A junction of two or more taxiways. Terminal Control Area {TCA or TMA): A control area normally established at the confluence of ATS routes in the vicinity of one or more major aerodromes. Threshold: The baginning of that portion of the runway usable for landing. Touchdown Zone: The portion of a runway, beyond the threshold, where it is intended that landing aeroplanes first contact the runway. Track: The projectian on the Earth's surface of the path of an aircraft, the directian of which path at any point is usually expressed in degrees from North (true, magnetic or grid). Traffic Information: Information issued by an Air Traffic Services Unit to alerta pilot 409
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ANNEX C: DEFIN/TIONS to other known or observed air traffic which may be in proximity to the position or intended route of flight and to help the pilot avoid a collision. Transition Altitude: The altitude at or below which the vertical position of an aircraft is controlled by reterence to altitudes. Transition Layer: The airspace between the Transition Altitude and the Transition Level. Transition Level: The Transition Level is the lowest available Flight Level above the Transition Altitude. Uncertainty Phase: A situation wherein uncertainty exists as to the safety of an aircraft and its occupants. VFR: Abbreviation for Visual Flight Rules. VFR Flight: A VFR Flight is a flight during which the prevailing weather conditions enable a pilot to conduct the flight, and to navigate, by reterence to ground features. VMC must prevail for a flight to be conducted in accordanca with the Visual Flight Rules. Visibility: The ability, as determined by atmospheric conditions and expressed in units of distance, to see and identify prominent, unlighted objects by day, and prominent lighted objects by night. Visual Flight Rules: The Visual Flight Rules require an aircraft to be flown in accordanca with the VMC minima appropriate to the classification of airspace in which it is flying. Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC): Meteorological conditions expressed in terms of visibility, distance from cloud, and ceiling equal to or better than specified minima. Waypoint: A specified geographicallocation used to d efi ne an area navigation route or the flight path of an aircraft employing area navigation. 410
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AIR LAW SYLLABUS JAR~CLPPLTHEORETICALKNOWLEDGESYLLABUS AIR LAW The table below contains the principal topics and subtopics from the current outline syllabus for the theoretical examination in Air Law for the Private Pilot's Licence, as published in JAR-FCL 1. Syllabuses may be modified, so always check the latest examination documentation from your national civil aviation authority, or from JAR-FCLIEASA. AIR LAW LEGISLATION The Convention on International Civil Aviation The International Civil Aviation Organisation Sovereignty; Territory; Flight over territory of Contracting States; Landing at customs airports; Applicability of air regulations; Rules of the air; Entry and elearance regulations of Contracting States; Search of aircraft; Facilitation of formalities; Customs and immigration procedures; Customs duty; Articles of
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