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Air traffic control (Dcmtb)

Scope Note
Air traffic control systems and services; Refer also to Dcns: NAVIGATIONAL AIDS
Definition
A service operated by appropriate authority to promote the safe, orderly, and expeditious flow of air traffic. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Air traffic control systems
Air traffic management
Broader Term
Traffic control (Dcmt)
Narrower Terms
Advanced automation system (Air traffic control) (Dcmtbc)
Air traffic control radar beacon system (Dcmtbf)
Aircraft separation (Dcmtbj)
Approach control (Dcmtbm)
Automated radar terminal system (Dcmtbp)
Enroute traffic control (Dcmtbr)
Flight information services (Dcmtbt)
Flow control (Air traffic control) (Dcmtbu)
Free flight (Air traffic control) (Dcmtbv)
Radar air traffic control (Dcmtbw)
Terminal air traffic control (Dcmtbx)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Highway traffic control (Dcmth)
Railroad traffic control (Dcmtr)
Vessel traffic control (Dcmtv)