Mach Number Technique [ATC-R-MACH]

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12 Months
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2 Hours
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Speed control and sequencing are techniques which assist ATCOs in providing safe and expeditious ATC.
This training course presents an overview of the factors that affect the suitability of speed control as a control technique and of the practicalities of its application.
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  • Refresh understanding of the use of speed control in the upper airspace,
  • Show how imposing speed restrictions can have implications on aircraft performance,
  • Help understand some of the limitations imposed on flight crews, and
  • Provide a number of practical suggestions that will give an idea of what can be safely achieved when using speed control.
ATCOs, especially Area ATCOs
ATC Ab-initio students
This course is free of charge.
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Certificate awarded
Candidates who finish the course will receive a certificate of completion.
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