ICAO Flight Plan

This course will cover the contents of electronic ICAO flight Plan filed by the airlines’ operation center. Pilots that file flight plans advise air traffic control facilities of their intentions. Pilots that file a VFR flight plan provide authorities with an airport of departure and arrival, a departure time and an approximate route of flight. Pilots that fly by instruments must file a flight plan and receive proper clearance before takeoff. Large jet aircraft that cross many air traffic regions and countries file flight plans to let controlling agencies know when they will enter their airspace.