- military aerodrome traffic zone
- A zone established at certain military aerodromes, where the airspace extends upward to 3000 ft above the airfield with a radius of 5 NM centered on the longest runway. The zone contains one or more “stub” projections, which are 4 NM wide, extending 5 NM along the final approach paths between 1000 and 3000 ft AGL. Although technically this is a nonregulated airspace, a pilot is strongly advised to seek permission to penetrate a MATZ. Also, the aerodrome traffic zone at the center of this airspace must be observed. Two or more MATZs may be amalgamated to produce a combined military aerodrome traffic zone (CMATZ) with a single controlling authority.
Aviation dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Military Aerodrome Traffic Zone — A Military Aerodrome Traffic Zone, also known as a MATZ, is the airspace surrounding a military aerodrome. Purpose Military Aerodrome Traffic Zones (MATZ) have been established as detailed by the UK AIS in the IAIP ENR 2.1.. The airspace is … Wikipedia
Chiltern Park Aerodrome — The wind sock at Chiltern Park IATA: none – ICAO: none Summary Airport type … Wikipedia
Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt/L–R — Dies ist der vierte Teil der Liste Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt. Liste der Abkürzungen Teil 1 A A Teil 2 B–D B; C; D Teil 3 E–K … Deutsch Wikipedia
Old Sarum Airfield — View of the apron and tower during sunset IATA: none – ICAO: EGLS Summary Airport type … Wikipedia
MATZ — aeronaut. abbr. Military Aerodrome Traffic Zone milit. abbr. Military Aerodrome Traffic Zone … United dictionary of abbreviations and acronyms
Matz — may refer to: In pseudonyms: Yukihiro Matsumoto, Japanese computer scientist and software programmer who helped develop Ruby Alexis Nolent, French comics writer In surnames: Evelyn Matz Howard Matz Jeff Matz Johnny Matz Klaus Dieter Matz Michael… … Wikipedia
MATZ — abbr. military aerodrome traffic zone … Dictionary of abbreviations
Airspace class — The world s navigable airspace is divided into three dimensional segments, each of which is assigned to a specific class. Most nations adhere to the classification specified by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and described… … Wikipedia
Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt/E–K — Dies ist der dritte Teil der Liste Abkürzungen/Luftfahrt. Liste der Abkürzungen Teil 1 A A Teil 2 B–D B; C; D Teil 3 E K E … Deutsch Wikipedia
Kent International Airport — Manston Kent s International Airport Manston Airport, Kent International Airport IATA: MSE – ICAO: EGMH Summary Airport type Public Owner Infratil … Wikipedia