Special Use Airspace

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Term Special Use Airspace
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Mandatory for


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Broader term


Narrower term

alert area

Military Operations Area (MOA)

prohibited area

restricted area

warning area

Abbreviation

SUA

Definition

Airspace of defined dimensions identified by an area on the surface of the earth wherein activities must be confined because of their nature and/or wherein limitations may be imposed upon aircraft operations that are not a part of those activities.

Definition Source

FAA, Pilot/Controller Glossary, [1]2010

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