The Copy and Paste Strategy

January, 30, 2022 by

The frequency is available for the taking, but you haven’t prepared to open the airport. Should you open the airport or take your time?

Often controllers adopt the copy and paste method of preparation. Spawn in, what has the last person used for altitude choices or ATIS remarks.

You need to come to your own conclusion, formulate your own plan that makes sense, then execute that plan.

What if the person before you had it wrong? Don’t take that chance. Prepare before opening.

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