David J. Smiths accessible and comprehensive text has been acknowledged as the essential reference for both ground-based air band listeners and flyers. It explains the intricacies of air traffic control and its jargon, enabling the reader to locate and interpret what is actually going on in the airways overhead. He also describes the types of air band radio available and how to use them.
In this newly updated edition, Smith has included the very latest on ATC developments at Londons airports, emergency situations with aircraft, air band radios and related publications for the enthusiast -- both in print and on the internet.
Also included are major updates to the appendix listings of airways, VHF and UHF frequencies and call signs.
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Air band radio listening enables one to eavesdrop on the conversation between aircraft and those on the ground who control them. This revised and updated edition seeks to assist in the recognition of aircraft flying overhead and provide an insight into the world of air traffic control. There are comprehensive lists of VHF, UHF and HF frequencies and callsigns enhanced with appendices, charts and illustrations. It describes the types of air band radio available, how to use them, and explains the intricacies of air traffic control and its jargon so that readers can translate the terminolgy.
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