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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Air Traffic Control.
See also changes related to Air Traffic Control, or pages that link to Air Traffic Control or to this page or whose text contains "Air Traffic Control".


Parent topics

  • Aviation [r]: Technology, operations and economics of aerial flight by human-developed machines [e]
  • Radar [r]: (acronym for "radio detection and ranging") A technique used for detecting and tracking targets, navigation, imagery, and special applications. [e]
  • Radio [r]: Transmission and reception of information, which can be voice, data or imagery over electromagnetic radiation in free space (i.e., wireless). The information is modulated onto a carrier wave [e]

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Other related topics

  • Global Navigation Satellite System [r]: A system which allows small electronic devices to determine their location (Longitude, Latitude, and Altitude) as well as time with an accuracy of up to a few centimetres using time signals transmitted along a line of sight by radio from satellites. [e]
  • Search and rescue [r]: The location of those in distress from natural, accidental, or hostile causes; on-scene medical stabilization and extrication; evacuation to treatment or other safe facilities [e]
  • Ground Controlled Approach [r]: Aircraft landing guidance based on using radar images in adverse weather conditions. [e]