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by Moertoe Pilut
Fri Feb 10, 2012 11:39 pm
Forum: Air Traffic Control (ATC)
Topic: RVSM airspace
Replies: 27
Views: 2032
United Arab Emirates

Re: RVSM airspace

Not really but I understand what you're saying. As far as I understand the legislation, if not certified but equipped, it can be up to ATC to let the aircraft fly RVSM levels and has nothing to do with the CAA. I could be wrong, but an ATCO would know...
by Moertoe Pilut
Fri Feb 10, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: Air Traffic Control (ATC)
Topic: RVSM airspace
Replies: 27
Views: 2032
United Arab Emirates

Re: RVSM airspace

I don't think that is the case, wish some ATC guys could clear that up.
by Moertoe Pilut
Fri Feb 10, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: Air Traffic Control (ATC)
Topic: RVSM airspace
Replies: 27
Views: 2032
United Arab Emirates

RVSM airspace

I used to operate in Europe on RVSM equipped non certified aircraft in the beginning of RVSM. As RVSM came into effect in Europe we used to get asked by ATC if we were RVSM. Our usual reply was "TLX123 is RVSM equipped not certified" To our amazement every time, we were allowed by ATC to f...