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NATS visit (LHR or LACC/LTCC)

Old 16th Jul 2019, 10:50
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NATS visit (LHR or LACC/LTCC)

I'm a commercial pilot that often flies into LHR.

I'm fascinated by the ATC operation there and I'd like to visit a NATS facility, either the tower at LHR or perhaps the LACC/LTCC in Swanwick.

Is this possible, and if so can I be given a lead or two?
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 13:55
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I visited LHR with a colleague a few years ago. I arranged it on the phone after calling the NATS number from the AIP in the Text Data. They were extremely helpful and accommodating.

http://www.nats-uk.ead-it.com/public...temid=143.html

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Old 17th Jul 2019, 12:44
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Coming down to Swanwick to be involved with a STAC or ART session is always appreciated. You get to visit both ops rooms as well. See this thread for details:

WANTED - Commercial Pilots to attend Emergency Training For Air Traffic Controllers
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