Not very sure if this has stuff with ATC to do but I wanna know when holding short runway 26L for an example how do I know where to depart from any airport towards north, south, east or west?
Any tutorials based on this?
You announce what direction you plan to depart the airspace.
According to your flight plan is the best way to announce your departure direction.
Generally speaking the initial heading you establish for your flight will give you your cardinal direction.
E.g. initial track of of 240°, departure to the West.
Like @DiamondGaming4 said, In fact, it’s more about the direction you’re going to take if you choose to change course before or after the Localizer finishes. Most of the time in controlled terrain with a lot of traffic, only the “straight out” is allowed, that is, you have to reach the end of the cone before turning.
Yeah but how do I know North, South, east and west based of an airport?
North south east and west at are universal no matter where you are… unless I’m misunderstanding here…
Look at your heading indicator
@CptAlex, MaxSez… Here’s a simple solution to yr inquiry.
“Airport Runway are Numbered according to there magnetic heading!
Runway 36 is facing Mag North or 360 Deg Mag, A Circle has 360 degrees. A previous comment identified a compass rose, the 4 cardinal directions. North, South, East & West. Ezeeeeeeepeeeeze!
(Yr holding at Rwy 29 what is the direction your gonna be heading after you line up?)
Thanks for the info 🙏
Your going to be about west 😂
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