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An aircraft call sign is a group of alphanumeric characters used to identify an aircraft in air-ground communications.



Pilot controller communication

"When controllers and pilots better


Automatic terminal information service, or ATIS, is a continuous broadcast of recorded aeronautical information in busier terminal areas, i.e. airports and their immediate


This incident involves China Eastern unknowingly transmitting blind, (possibly by accidentally keying the mic) and being unable to receive transmissions from TWR.  

Notice how China


The use of similar call signs by aircraft operating in the same area and especially on the same RTF frequency often causes potential and actual flight safety incidents. This hazard is usually


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Aviation English Asia Ltd courses are MATF Reimbursable
Aviation English Asia Ltd courses are MATF Reimbursable

If you are an airline, or airport employee based in Hong Kong - you could benefit from the government's Maritime and Aviation Training Fund, which allows candidates to reimburse 80% of course fees up to a maximum limit of $18,000 HKD.

This means that whatever your role, the fund supports mobility between occupations so you may be eligible for our ICAO Aviation English courses, even if you are not currently in that role.  However the time available for the fund is limited, so don't delay.  It is always better to start training with AEA as soon as possible.  For more details, just call us on +852 81799295 and we can advise you on your eligibility.

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