Is Class E Airspace Controlled?

March, 23, 2019 by

Yes, In the real world in Class E, IFR aircraft are controlled by ATC.This might be a center facility (Air Route Traffic Control Center) or approach/departure facility. As a VFR aircraft, you’re on your own, but IFR aircraft must operate on an ATC clearance. That means the airspace is controlled.

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