New ATC Manual Version v21.2.0

June, 14, 2021 by

Version 21.2.0 of the ATC Manual is now live here. The following changes are effective on June 9, 2021.

Major Changes:
1A.5.2 – Removal of minimum activity % for radar training

Radar Training Requirements:
– Minimum of 60 days at the rank of Specialist
– Minimum of 2000 all-time operations
– Attend a minimum of 10 training sessions per 30 days
– [NEW] Maintain an active controlling record *over the previous 30 days to ensure
proficiency (this will be determined by the Recruiter at the time of application)

*An active controlling record is considered to be 2-3 ATC sessions per week.

Minor Changes:
6.10.7 – Pro Tip added to specify reduced separation application for parallel ILS
approaches only
7.5.8 – Minor change to radar training flow chart

Tyler Shelton is the ATC Community Manager for Infinite Flight. He is also a real-world civilian air traffic controller with the FAA assigned to Harrisburg International Airport [KMDT].