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Starting and initial clearance issue

Starting and initial clearance issue AIP GEN 3.4


Circumstance Phraseology
KEY

Pilot transmission

Unique to Australia (ICAO Silent)

Military specific

1 Starting procedures (a) [Aircraft location] request start
To request permission to start engines (b) [Aircraft location] request start information (ATIS identification)
ATC response (c) Start approved
(d) Start at (time)
(e) Expect start at (time)
(f) Expect departure (time) start at own discretion
2 When clearance delivery is in operation (a) (Flight number, if any) to (aerodrome of first intended landing), request clearance
If runway other than runway nominated is required (b) Require runway (number)
3 To request aerodrome data for departure (a) Request departure information
When no ATIS broadcast in available (b) Runway (number), wind (direction and speed), QNH (detail) temperature (detail) [visibility for take-off (detail (or RVR) (detail)]

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