2 Air Traffic Control This lecture will help you to understand, Individual Controllers and their locations
3 Air Traffic Control Has a prominent position on the airfield Situated in the aircraft manoeuvring area
4 Aerodrome Controllers In charge of all aircraft on the ground and in the air.Works in the control tower.Has a clear view of the whole airfield.
5 Approach ControlerControl all aircraft departing the airfield and those making instrument approaches.Does not need a clear view of the airfield. Uses RADAR displays, RT and landline communications.
6 Runway Controller Lives in a red and white caravan on the airfield. Controls vehicles and aircraft in the runway area.Can refuse aircraft access to the runwayFires a red very cartridge to prevent a landingShows a steady red lamp to stop a take-off.Shows a steady green lamp to allow take-off.