Featured on ATC Communication:
The essential techniques and procedures for communicating with ATC.
Whether flying VFR or IFR, the radio skills you need in any class of airspace can be found right here.
VFR Radio Phrasing
Responding to Your IFR Clearance the Right Way
Every pilot seems to have a personal interpretation of how to communicate on the radio with ATC. In this collection, we’ll cover the radio phrases and procedures the FAA wants you to use. It’s IFR radio communication done correctly.
How to Overcome Your Fear of Sounding Foolish on the Radio
Everyone, and I mean e-v-e-r-y-o-n-e who is learning to fly makes mistakes when talking on the radio. All student pilots have a hard time hearing and understanding ATC clearances. Here’s a collection of tips and techniques on how to build skill and confidence when communicating with ATC.
Getting What You Need from ATC on an IFR Flight
If you ever struggled to get a clearance direct, or wondered why a controller won’t let you change altitude, I have the answers. Knowing exactly how how controllers operate will help you communicate better and get the results you need from ATC.