- The structure that defines the physical dimensions of the elements into which the airspace is divided, such as control zones, terminal control areas (TCA), control area extensions, and airways.
Aviation dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
airspace classification — All airspace is classified into two broad categories controlled and uncontrolled. Controlled airspace has defined dimensions within which air traffic control service is provided to IFR (instrument flight rules) and VFR (visual flight rules)… … Aviation dictionary
Automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast — (ADS B) is a cooperative surveillance technique for air traffic control and related applications. An ADS B out equipped aircraft determines its own position using a global navigation satellite system and periodically broadcasts this position and… … Wikipedia
Control zone — A control zone (CTR) is an aviation term that describes a volume of controlled airspace, normally around an airport, which extends from the surface to a specified upper limit, established to protect air traffic operating to and from that airport … Wikipedia
Civil Aviation in the People's Republic of China — As a result of the rapidly expanding civil aviation industry, by 2007 the People s Republic of China had around 500 airports of all types and sizes in operation, about 400 of which had paved runways and about 100 of which had runways of 3,047 m… … Wikipedia
Salt Lake City International Airport — Infobox Airport name = Salt Lake City International Airport IATA = SLC ICAO = KSLC FAA = SLC type = Public owner = Salt Lake City operator = city served = Salt Lake City, Utah location = elevation f = 4,227 elevation m = 1,288 coordinates =… … Wikipedia
Air transport in China — As a result of the rapidly expanding civil aviation industry, by 2007 China had around 500 airports of all types and sizes in operation, about 400 of which had paved runways and about 100 of which had runways of 3,047 m or shorter. There also… … Wikipedia
NavTool — NavTool is a software system which is aimed at the organizations focused on the creation and design of airspace structure and navigation routes management, along with AIP producers and it was developed by BWise Solutions Ltd, Romania, which is … Wikipedia
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association — The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) is a non profit political organization whose membership consists mainly of general aviation pilots in the United States. AOPA exists to serve the interests of its members as aircraft owners and… … Wikipedia
Military Affairs — ▪ 2009 Introduction Russia and Georgia fought a short, intense war in 2008, fueling global fears of a new Cold War. On August 7 Georgia launched an aerial bombardment and ground attacks against its breakaway province of South Ossetia.… … Universalium
Military of Estonia — Estonian Defence Forces Eesti Kaitsevägi Estonian Defence Forces emblem and flag Service b … Wikipedia