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What does FIR stand for?

FIR stands for Flight Information Region (aircraft)

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  • Military and Government

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Airlines operating in the Central American Flight Information Region, covering Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, will have the support of data link technology for aircraft surveillance and communications between pilots and air traffic control from early 2013.
The system will be used to evaluate the application of FANS-1/A ADS-C and CPDLC services in the Rochambeau Flight Information Region as well as assisting in the definition of a strategy for the modernisation of the air traffic system in Cayenne.
The risk to aviation safety stems from the fact that there is no direct communication between the two adjacent air control centres at Ankara and Nicosia, so there is no advance co-ordination of aircraft crossing from one flight information region (FIR) to the other.
The islands, islets and rocks in the Aegean which were not ceded to Greece by international treaties, the decision of Greece to broaden its territorial waters over 6 nautical miles, continental shelf, air space, the flight information region and demilitarization of islands are the top Aegean problems between Turkey and Greece.