NO LF AIRWAYS, MORE AREA NAV SEEN IN FUTURE AIRSPACE PLAN

This article summarizes the recommendations concerning development of canadian airspace by 1986 contained in a Department of Transport report entitled "Canadian Airspace Capability Plan--1977-1986". The actions proposed include: a reduction in the complexity of airspace designations (from 35 to 5); elimination of Controlled Visual Flight rules; a requirements that all aircraft operating in certain areas carrying operating transponders; the phasing out of low frequency airways become available; the increasing use of Area Navigation (RNAV) techniques; the provision of more direct pilot/controller VHF communications facilities' and the upprobing of training syllabic and standards for VFR pilot licencing.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Maclean-Hunter Limited

    481 University Avenue
    Toronto 2, ONo,   Canada 
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 18
  • Serial:
    • Flight Plan
    • Volume: 51
    • Issue Number: 3
    • Publisher: Maclean-Hunter Limited

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173702
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 1978 12:00AM