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Meaning of a steady green ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - cleared for takeoff.
aircraft in flight - cleared to land.
Meaning of a flashing green ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - cleared to taxi.
aircraft in flight - return for landing.
Meaning of a steady red ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - Stop
aircraft in flight - give way to other aircraft and continue circling.
Meaning of a flashing red ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - taxi clear of runway in use.
aircraft in flight - airport unsafe do not land.
Meaning of a flashing white ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - return to starting point on airport.
aircraft in flight - not applicable.
Meaning of a alternating red and green ATC light signal.
aircraft on the surface - exercise extreme caution.
aircraft in flight - exercise extreme caution.
No person may operate an aircraft anywhere, unless an altitude allowing for what is attained?
an altitude allowing, if a power unit fails, an emergency landing without undue hazard to persons or property on the surface.
No person may operate an aircraft over congested areas, unless what altitude is attained?
1,000 feet above the highest obstacle within a horizontal radius of 2,000 feet of the aircraft.
No person may operate an aircraft over other than congested areas, unless what altitude is attained?
500 feet above the surface, except over open water or sparsely populated areas, and no closer than 500 feet to any person, vessel, vehicle, or structure.
What is considered a congested area?
A city, town, or settlement, or over any open air assembly of persons. Also the yellow area on a sectional.
What is a NMAC?
Near Midair Collision. An incident associated with the operation of an aircraft in which a possibility of collision occurs as a result or proximity of less than 500 feet to another aircraft, or a report is received from a pilot or a flight crew member stating that a collision hazard existed between two or more aircraft.