Advance notice of update to CAP 797: Flight Information Service Officer Manual

CAP 797 Flight Information Service Officer (FISO) Manual Edition 3 will be published on 13 April 2017 and become effective on 2 May 2017.

Aside from minor editorial changes, Edition 3 includes significant amendments which remove the Glossary and phraseology sections – referring readers to CAP 1430 the UK ATM Vocabulary and CAP 413 Radio telephony Manual respectively. It also takes into account changes introduced by Reg (EU) 376/2014 on occurrence reporting, Reg (EU) 1185/2016 – referred to as ‘SERA C’ – and incorporates previously issued Supplementary Instructions.