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a tower with an elevated workspace enclosed in glass for the visual observation of aircraft around an airport

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The air traffic control supervisor then used a flashing "red light gun" shined from the control tower windows toward the plane to alert the crew, Gregor said.
A Ryanair spokesman said: "This flight from Ibiza to Liverpool diverted to Manchester due to a temporary runway closure at Liverpool, following the evacuation of the Air Traffic Control tower.
The control tower and terminal building in 1966, ahead of its official opening
A chemical company implements a control tower to centralize order fulfillment operations and improve transportation performance.
Rather than having multiple dashboards in multiple functions, the supply chain control tower views interrelated activities from one perspective, with one "version of the truth.
The impressive seven-storey control tower, which stands at 111ft, and, inset, a controller's view from the top.
Another controller in his 40s mishandled the speaker volume at the control tower, the ministry said.
The new air traffic control tower is located at Terminal 2 and will be taking over the duties of the airport older tower at Terminal 1.
Al Mari added that Control Tower offers full freehold ownership for investors pointing out that the project has been fully completed and ready for hand over.
BEIRUT: Air France said Monday that the control tower of the Damascus Airport did not allow one of its planes to continue its path to Amman after it got rerouted from landing in Beirut last Wednesday.
WORKERS are putting the finishing touches to giant Olympic rings on the side of Birmingham Airport's control tower in a bid to celebrate London 2012.
Islamabad, Apr 21( ANI ): The captain of the ill-fated Bhoja aircraft, that crashed in Islamabad on April 20, had informed the control tower that the plane was getting out of his control before the tragedy occurred, a preliminary report has said.
Punta Cana International Airport, (IATA: PUJ), a commercial airport in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, has announced opening a new runway and Air Traffic Control tower on November 25, 2011.
The new air traffic control tower at Birmingham Airport is starting to take shape - and is developing at a rate of up to four metres a day.
control tower Investigators found lax supervision at an air traffic control tower in Ronkonkoma, N.