Local Control

Some articles on control, local control, local:

5"/38 Caliber Gun - Gun Mounts - Mount Crew
... The primary mode was "automatic control", where the mount was slaved to the fire control system ... But if the fire control system was damaged, or if the ship's power was out the mount could continue the action in "local control" ... His duties during Automatic Control was to receive action orders from the battery commander (e.g ...
Yupiit School District - Local Control
... The district was established in 1984 for the purpose of bringing local control to the schools ... Initial goals of the district included knowledge of Yup'ik culture, skills, and values, preparation for advanced education and work, and the ability to communicate in the native language and in English ...
State Highways In Virginia - Secondary Highways - History - Considering Changes in Structure, Local Control
... and coordination of roads with development as those local leaders felt should be within their ability to control, while the authority to do so was in fact ... considering legislation to allow some counties to choose to resume control and care for the secondary highways within their boundaries ... the 1998 VDOT study, was reported by the local news media to be under consideration for a pilot project of this type ...
Byrd Road Act - Considering Changes in Structure, Local Control
... and planning and coordination of roads with development as those local leaders felt should be within their ability to control, while the authority to do so was in fact, held by a state agency instead ... legislation to allow some counties to choose to resume control and care for the secondary highways within their boundaries ... and 1990 according to the 1998 VDOT study, was reported by the local news media to be under consideration for a pilot project of this type ...
Air Traffic Control - Airport Control - Local Control or Air Control
... Local Control (known to pilots as "Tower" or "Tower Control") is responsible for the active runway surfaces ... Local Control clears aircraft for takeoff or landing, ensuring that prescribed runway separation will exist at all times ... If Local Control detects any unsafe condition, a landing aircraft may be told to "go-around" and be re-sequenced into the landing pattern by the approach or terminal area controller ...

Famous quotes containing the words control and/or local:

    The awareness that health is dependent upon habits that we control makes us the first generation in history that to a large extent determines its own destiny.
    Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr.)

    In everyone’s youthful dreams, philosophy is still vaguely but inseparably, and with singular truth, associated with the East, nor do after years discover its local habitation in the Western world. In comparison with the philosophers of the East, we may say that modern Europe has yet given birth to none.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)