air traffic control clearance


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air traffic control clearance

Authorization by an air traffic control authority for an aircraft to proceed under specified conditions.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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"Before take-off, Criss' co-pilots observed that he was having difficulty writing down the air traffic control clearance."
Kiley pleaded guilty via post at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court to one count of entering Class D airspace near London Heathrow Airport without air traffic control clearance. He was fined PS1,700 and ordered to pay costs of PS600, a victim surcharge of PS120 and a court user charge of PS150.

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