Using the radio can be among the most stressful parts of the flight. What does ATC want to hear from me and when? What phraseology do I use? Why does it take me so long to get my clearance? When do I contact them?
Potomac Consolidated TRACON (PCT) provides air traffic control service to the Baltimore-Washington and the Richmond-Charlottesville Areas.
PCT controls the airspace over Andrews, BWI, Ronald Reagan, Dulles, Richmond and many other area airports.
Meeting begins at SmokeHouse Live (KSHL) at 17:30. Grab a favorite beverage, mingle and then grab some supper - dutch treat. Activities typically begin around 18:30. See you there.
Wednesday March 1st @ 17:30Smokehouse Live
Don Robb CML, CFI, CFII, MEI, CFIG, ATP
Founder and President, AV-ED Flight School
Joe has worked at PCT since 2006. He initially worked on the eastern shore side (BWI) but now works the JYO / IAD / HEF side of things.
Joe attended Embry Riddle where he received a bachelors degree in air traffic management and a minor in aviation safety.
Joe is also a licensed instrument rated pilot and holds a commercial rating. Please join us in welcoming Joe to the AV-ED Pilots Club speak out.