Operational control

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Term operational control
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aeronautical operational control

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Definition

The exercise of authority over the initiation, continuation, diversion or termination of a flight in the interest of the safety of the aircraft and the regularity and efficiency of the flight.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition, Annex 6: Operation of Aircraft, Annex 3 (Meteorological Service for International Navigation), PANS-ATM (Doc. 4444)

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