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What are the valid documents/manuals for ATC?

- Flugfunk - Reglement 56.6 (under constructio)
(- Behelf Luftkampf BLK Reglement 56.020)
(- Air Policing)
(- Air Combat)
- OM C Reglement 56.101 (GEN, COM, DATA, FLPL)

- Service Orders OM / OMF / OMM
- ATMM CH, especially blue pages
- ATMM 2
- LoAs

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What are the responsibilities of the CFO?

Chief Flight Operation

- lead and supervise the flight operations at his dedicated airbase
- coordinate flight operations with the air operations center (AOC)
- make decisions in regard to the execution of the flight operations at his dedicated airbase
- support the resolution of problems related to flight operations
- lead the weekly flight operation meeting
- supervise reserve pilots currency missions and issue mission orders where applicable
- support air crew in case of emergency
- supervise bird activity and order counter measurements where applicable
- inform skyguide and support and logistic units about flight operations and related specialties
- inform about flight accidents and take immediate action according MFU handbook

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What are the responsibilities of ATC?

- issue information and clearances (...)
- provide radar vectoring of arriving traffic onto pilot interpreted final approach aids or to a point where a PRA, SRA or a visual approach can be made
- provide radar monitoring of other pilot interpreted final approaches
- provide separation between: succeeding departing acft, succeeding arriving acft and a departing acft and a succeeding arriving acft
- radar monitoring for flights within Swiss TSA
- ensure MVA for IFR flights
- act as a fighter controller
- crossing clearance for civil airways and buffer zones
- alerting and guidance of the CFR unit to the place of incident
- inform and support organizations in case of SAR mission or emergency
- check the readiness for departure of tiger F5 (nose strut extended)

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What's the CPSO? What are its duties?

Centralized Pilot Support Office

located in AOC Dübendorf

- Meteo Wall
published in FIS LW/IMLIP

Military ATS Chart for Restricted Air Space

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What are the duties of the Runway Controller?

- monitor the condition of the runway and associated technical systems (with respect to availability and serviceability) and inform about any problems
- monitor aircraft configurations (on final or about to take off) and act with light signals  (red light, red flare) in case of any irregularities
- monitor runway, taxiways and approach sector in resptect to any conflicting traffic
- monitor the bird strike potential and take counter-action and report to CFO
- act as follow-me if required

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State and define the different opening hours of aerodromes.

- Air Traffic Control Service Hours
"airbase ready for operation (for civil airspace users)"
COM, TWR (min. 1), MET, CFR

- Restricted Flight Service Hours
"airbase open for take-off and landings"
COM, TWR, RWY/TWY, MET, lim. COR, CFR, IFR on request

- Regular Flight Service Hours
"Air force flight service"

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To which flights do the restricted service hours not apply? (7)

- arms control and peace keeping misisons (OSCE)
- subsidiary assistance missions (e.g. forest fighting)
- subsidiary security operations (e.g. air sovereignty)
- flights for public events
- WK

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What are the general flight operation hours?

08:30 - 11:50 (except MO: 10:00 for IFR and jets)

13:30 - 17:00

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What are the possibilities + restrictions for extended flight operation hours (jets)?

08:00 - 08:30
single movement, clearance of CFO

12:00 - 13:30
no departures, earliest landing 13:15, prior planning before Thursday previous week, AOC

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Which three points coordinates/decides the AOC in the weekly meeting?

- extended flight operation hours
- alternate aerodromes
- over-time compensation

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Who decides about operations outside ATC Service Hours?

F900, SKA, TO, B1900, Citation, Jet, IFR:
AOC in agreement with AB Cdr and Air Force Support

Helicopter and Prop VFR:
CFO in agreement with AOC, AB Cdr and AF Log

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What's the restriction for training approaches (e.g. NOLA) when aerodrome not ready for operations?

min. 1'000 ft/AGL

no T/G!

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What are the conditions for helicopter operations outside ATC Service Hours?

- individual helicopters only (max. 5)
- no VIP on board 

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What airport status checking features are available? Where are they used?

MILAFIS -> DUB, PAY, MEI, Axalp (LS-R6), Dammastock (LS-R8), Grandvillard (LS-D7), Brigels (LS-D10), Gluringen (LS-R9), Schanf (LS-R11/11A)



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What are the LP24 hours?

now: MO-FR, 08:00-18:00

2017: 365 days, 08:00-18:00

2018: 365 days, 06:00-22:00

2021: 365 days, 24 hrs

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What are possible reasons for t/o or landing with tailwind?

- insolation
- prevailing weather conditions
- tactical reasons (scramble DEP)
- coordination with other aerodromes
- air display
- failure of IFR equipment
- noise abatement, pollution

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What are the 3 general wind limitations?

40 kts -> normal operations, jet

60 kts -> LTDB flights

50 kts -> general helicopter ops

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What departure info is required before taxi?

1. Runway in use
2. Wind direction and speed
3. Altimeter setting
4. Temperature (for turbine acft)

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What are the taxi intervals and max. taxi speed?

70 m in trail
50 m staggered

max. speed 30 kts (FOD)

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What's the content of a taxi clearance?

1. Runway in use
2. Altimeter Setting / QNH
3. Other specific information

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What are the taxi restrictions regarding cable?

taxi over allowed for:
- F5 / F18
- PC7 / DHC6 -> max. speed 20 kts

if taxi over, inform maintenance

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When is the use of a headset mandatory?

- visits in tower
- maintenance
- cleaning
- a lot of traffic
- other noisy activities

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Which acft should report POB?

PC-6, Helicopters, LTDB flights

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What's the take-off separation between individual aircraft?

1000 metres

1 min for formation elements under IFR (except radar trail), if same departure procedure

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When is a standing take-off compulsory?

- contaminated runway (= water patches, flooded - "standing water")

- LVP in operation

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What's the restriciton for take-offs at night?

single take-offs only

(two-ship radar trail = single take-off)

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What are the distances for formation take-offs?

not more than two if runway width <40 metres

multiple line-up: 300 metres in between

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No section take-offs are allowed if...?

- at night or in LVP
- contaminated runway
- high bird activity reported
- runway width less than 30m
- dissimilar aircraft configurations or types
- technical or operational restrictions (SAF manuals) dictate single take-off

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For which aircrafts is a take-off over cable possible

Tiger and Hornet, only SINGLE

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What can you expect if a F18 has to abort take-off?

with 100 kts or more: pilot may ask for the CFR to cool down brakes