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General

Radio telephony procedures

Traffic information

AIP GEN 3.4

Circumstance Phraseology
KEY

Pilot transmission

Unique to Australia (ICAO Silent)

Military specific

1 Traffic information
Pilot request for traffic information (a) Request traffic
To pass traffic information (b) No reported [IFR] traffic
(c) [IFR] traffic (relevant information) [report sighting]
(d) [additional] [IFR] traffic (direction) bound (type of
aircraft)(level) estimated (or over [significant point)
at (time)
To acknowledge traffic information (e) Looking
(f) Traffic in sight
(g) Negative contact [reasons]
Interception of relevant traffic information
transmitted by other aircraft or ATS
facility
(h) Copied (callsign of traffic intercepted)
Advice of military aircraft conducting
abrupt vertical manoeuvres
Abrupt vertical manoeuvres at (position) up to (level)
Advice of military low jet operations
known to be taking place
Military low jet operations (relevant information)
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