Continuous Climb Operation

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Term Continuous Climb Operation
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Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

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Continuous descent operation

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Abbreviation

CCO

Definition

An operation, enabled by airspace design, procedure design and ATC , in which a departing aircraft climbs without interruption, to the greatest possible extent, by employing optimum climb engine thrust, at climb speeds until reaching the cruise flight level.

Definition Source

1. ICAO Doc 9993 [39]

2. SESAR Concept of Operations Step 2 Edition 2014 (Ed. 01.01.00)

Note

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.1