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Radar air traffic control (Dcmtbw)

Scope Note
Refer also to Dcnsbq: RADAR for radar navigation systems; and to Dcnsps: RADAR DEVICES
Definition
Air traffic control making use of surveillance, and normally, precision approach radar and air/ground communication equipment to provide approach control services to aircraft arriving, departing or transiting the airspace controlled by the radar air traffic control facility. (Source: Team: adapted from www.bts.gov/dictionary//dictionary/)
Use For
Radar landing control
Broader Term
Air traffic control (Dcmtb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
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)
Terminal air traffic control (Dcmtbx)