Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
Temporary Flight Restrictions designate an area within
which "temporary flight restrictions" apply. These are usually
associated with some notable incident on the surface. Major
disasters on the ground are prime examples. As you would expect,
there are exceptions for aircraft participating in disaster relief,
law enforcement, carrying news people, and the like. They are not
to be taken lightly as a temporary license suspension can be the