Intersection Departures in ATIS

May, 19, 2019 by

In order to enhance airport capacities, reduce taxiing distances, minimize departure delays, and provide for more efficient movement of air traffic, controllers may initiate intersection takeoffs as well as approve them. Intersection departures should always be allowed unless it blocks the only taxiway for aircraft to access full length.

Kyle Boas is the Founder of the IFATC Education Group. He is an IFATC Supervisor and Infinite Flight Appeals team member. โ€” More