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What does FIR stand for?

FIR stands for Flight Information Region (aircraft)


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During yesterday and today, warnings have been issued to several reconnaissance aircraft of the trans-regional states which were flying near the Flight Information Regions of the country's borders," Lieutenant Commander of Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defence Base General Shahrokh Shahram said, as reported by (http://english.
She said: "Following a similar incident on Wednesday 29 October, the RAF Typhoon pilots visually identified the Russian aircraft and escorted them through the UK flight information region.
The Nicosia Flight Information Region (FIR) was among the "most constraining" air control centres in 2013, being responsible together with Warsaw, Barcelona and the Canary Islands for 28% of air traffic delays in Europe, an air traffic control report has said.
The installation of the radios, to be located on the hilltop site Seru Gracia on the island of Curacao, will provide ground-to-air communications for pilots throughout the Curacao Flight Information Region, one of the busiest in the Caribbean region due to the high volume of flights between North and South America.