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52.4 Definitions

CAR Part 1 (unless otherwise noted)

State the definition of:


means the Civil Aviation Act 1990:

Aerodrome control service;

means an air traffic control service provided for the control of aerodrome traffic:

Aerodrome operational area;


(1) the movement area at an aerodrome and its associated strips and safety areas; and

(2) any ground installation or facility provided at an aerodrome for the safety of aircraft operations:

Aerodrome traffic circuit;

means the pattern flown by aircraft operating in the vicinity of an aerodrome: Aeronautical information circular:

Aeronautical Information Circular;

means a notice containing information that—

(1) does not qualify for the origination of a NOTAM or for inclusion in the AIPNZ; and

(2) relates to flight safety, air navigation, technical, administrative or legislative matters:

Aeronautical information publication; 

means a publication issued by, or with the authority of, a State and containing aeronautical information of a lasting character essential to air navigation:

AIP supplement;

means temporary changes to the information contained in the AIPNZ that are published by means of special pages:

Air traffic control (ATC) service;

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