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Combined radar and tower

Old 5th Feb 2019, 07:05
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Originally Posted by mike current View Post
1. Very well. I don't hear fellow ATCOs complaining too much about it. In my opinion it works well. Other colleagues believe there should be more staff and an assistant on duty at night, but I think that's more a reflection on staffing rather than RitT itself.

2. Callsign Radar when a/c calls on Radar frequency, Tower when they call on TWR frequency. The frequencies are cross coupled, so everyone can hear everyone else. An ATIS message explains that the positions are combined.
Thanks MC.
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