Control Area

Control Area


A control area is a Controlled Airspace extending upwards from a specified limit above the earth. (ICAO Annex 11 — Air Traffic Services)

The lateral and vertical extent of control areas is detailed in the appropriate national AIP.

Information concerning air traffic services within control areas is contained within ICAO Annex 11.

Further Reading

ICAO Annex 11 — Air Traffic Services


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