ATA - Air Transport Association
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ATA is an Acronym for the Air Transport Association of America - An Airline trade association, representing some of the United States largest airlines.
ATA (See CLASS D Airspace)
ATC (Air Traffic Control) The FAA service providing separation services to participating airborne traffic and clearances to land, take off or taxi at airports with a control tower.
ATA SEE CONTROLLED AIRSPACE
ATC - (1) Aircraft license as Approved Type Certificate, SEE ATC; (2) AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL.
ATIS SEE AUTOMATIC TERMINAL INFORMATION SERVICE ...
ATA members also continue to support noise abatement measures consistent with the safe and efficient operation of aircraft.
Actual Time of Arrival
Air Traffic Control. A service operated by appropriate authority to promote the safe, orderly and expeditious flow of air traffic.
ATA: Actual Time of Arrival
ATC: Air Traffic Control
ATCC: Air Traffic Control Centre
ATIS: Automatic Terminal Information Service.
Controlled Airspace Class D: (formerly ATA - Airport Traffic Area and CZ - Control Zone) Generally, that airspace from the surfac ...
ARPA (Automatic Radar Plotting Aid) and ATA (Automatic Tracking Aid) have the ability to track 60 and 40 targets respectively at relative speeds of up to 150 knots.
Class D (formerly ATA Airport Traffic Area and CZ Control Zone)
Generally, that airspace from the surface to 2,500 feet above the airport elevation (charted in mean sea level (MSL)) surrounding those airports that have an operational control tower.
CLASS D Airspace Airspace around an airport with an operating control tower; typically to a radius of 5 miles from the surface to 2,500 feet AGL. Radio contact with the control tower required prior to entry. Formerly called Airport Traffic Area (ATA).
See also: Aircraft, Flight, Aviation, Navigation, Airport