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Control Tower


Control Tower definition: get a summary, overview, and a better understanding of this term in the Dauntless Jaunter Travel Glossary.

Updated: 2017-03-27.

Often referred to as simply the tower, the people in the control tower oversee aircraft movements at the airport, including ground traffic, inbound aircraft, and departing aircraft. Sometimes used as a synonymous term with Air Traffic Control (ATC), but may not always mean that.

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