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Features February 2018 Issue

Getting the Run Around

Each ATA and DTA gate has its own set of rules that govern how aircraft of various types are fed through them. Here we see three DTAs in action.

Getting the Run Around

The perfectly crafted route you filed doesn’t always fit in with the predictable, manageable flow ATC needs to get their job done. Here’s where that new route comes from.

Some things are inevitable. Sunrises and sunsets. A character in every Star Wars movie saying, “I’ve got a bad feeling about this.” Also… at some point during your instrument flying career, you’re going to get your first of many reroutes.

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