Controlling the Circuit

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evolv
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218083
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Controlling the Circuit
Updated:
2013-05-06 15:18:14
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atc controlling circuit
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A series of questions that may appear on an ATC exam
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  1. Backtrack
    The taxiing of an aircraft on a runway in use in a direction opposite to the landing or takeoff direction.
  2. Cleared for the Option
    • For an arriving aircraft — ATC authorization for an aircraft to make a touch-and-go, low approach, missed approach, stop and go, or full stop landing at the discretion of the pilot.
    • For a departing aircraft — ATC authorization for an aircraft to make a simulated rejected takeoff, reduced power takeoff and a simulated engine out failure on departure procedure at the discretion of the pilot.
  3. Low Approach
    An approach over an airport or runway following an instrument or VFR approach, including the go-around manoeuvre, where the pilot intentionally does not make contact with the runway.
  4. Stop and Go
    A procedure in which an aircraft lands, makes a complete stop on the runway, and then commences a takeoff from that point.
  5. Touch and Go
    A procedure in which an aircraft lands and then commences a takeoff, without stopping.

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