Faa air traffic map. This chart users guide is an introduction to the federal aviation administrations faa aeronautical charts and publications. Zat 710 zat 464 initiated by. Ajv 0 vice president system operations services this order prescribes air traffic control procedures and phraseology for use by personnel providing. The faa has halted flights bound for laguardia airport in new york city due to air traffic control staff shortages that have been caused by the government shutdown.
It is useful to new pilots as a learning aid and to experienced pilots as a quick reference guide. There are several paths to becoming an air traffic controller. Air traffic controllers work in control towers approach control facilities or route centers. Helping safety managers in air traffic management.
Air traffic control atc is a service provided by ground based air traffic controllers who direct aircraft on the ground and through controlled airspace and can provide advisory services to aircraft in non controlled airspace. Night weekend and rotating shifts are common. Their work can be stressful because maximum concentration is required at all times. Notice must be given to the airport operator or air traffic control tower if the airport has a tower.
Buffalo niagara international airport 4200 genesee street buffalo new york 14225 716 630 6000 877 359 2642. Community based guidelines require recreational operators to give notice for flights within 5 statute miles of an airport.