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Order JO 7110.65AA - Air Traffic Control

Document Information

JO 7110.65AA
Air Traffic Control
Date issued
Office of Primary Responsibility
AJV-0, VP Mission Support
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Order purpose statement

This order prescribes air traffic control procedures and phraseology for use by personnel providing
air traffic control services. Controllers are required to be familiar with the provisions of this order that
pertain to their operational responsibilities and to exercise their best judgment if they encounter
situations not covered by it.


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Current notices
Current notices associated with this order
Number GENOT Title Effective Cancelled
JO 7110.792 24/08 Change of Acronym WATRS to WAT in FAA Order JO 7110.65AA, Change 2, Air Traffic Control 2024-03-21 2024-09-05
JO 7110.791 24/07 DELAYED PRINTING OF FAA ORDERS JO 7110.65AA CHANGE 2 AND JO 7610.4X CHANGE 1 2024-02-21 2025-02-21
JO 7110.790 ADS-B Indicator and ASDE-X/ASSC Related Changes 2024-01-08 2024-09-05
Archived notices
Archived notices associated with this order
Number GENOT Title Effective Cancelled
JO 7110.789 23/08 FAA ORDERS JO 7110.65AA AND JO 7610.4W CHANGE 3 DELIVERY DELAYED 2023-03-20 2025-03-30
Cancelled documents
Number Title Date
JO 7110.65Z Air Traffic Control 2021-05-05
JO 7110.788 Lateral Separation 2022-11-17
JO 7110.787 Law Enforcement Operations and Sensitive Government Missions 2022-10-26