Major terminal area

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the volume of airspace surrounding one or more principal aerodromes. The lateral extent will vary, depending on the disposition of aerodromes within, or adjacent to the terminal area. The vertical dimensions will vary with the way the airspace and the procedures for handling the air traffic flow are organised.

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