Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC)

Technology / Aviation / Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC): A facility established to provide air traffic control service to aircraft operating on IFR flight plans within controlled airspace and principally during the en route phase of flight. When equipment capabilities and controller workload permit, certain advisory/assistance services may be provided to VFR aircraft.

Other Words for Air

Air Noun Synonyms: atmosphere, ambience, aura, climate, feeling, sense, mood, quality

Other Words for Control

Control Verb Synonyms: command, dominate, direct, steer, pilot, hold sway over, rule, exercise power or authority over, govern, manage, lead, conduct, be in control (of), call the tune, guide, oversee, supervise
Control Noun Synonyms: restraint, check, curb, mastery, command, dominance, domination

Other Words for Route

Route Noun Synonyms: direct, convey, carry
Route Adjective Synonyms: way, itinerary, course, direction, path, road, avenue

Other Words for Traffic

Traffic Noun Synonyms: movement, conveyance, shipping, transport, freight, transportation
Traffic Adjective Synonyms: See trade, 5, above


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