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An aircraft station fails to establish radio contact with an aeronautical station on the designated frequency. What action is required by the pilot?
  • A
    Return to the airport of departure.
  • B
    Continue the flight to the destination airport without any communication.
  • C
    Attempt to establish contact with the station on an alternative frequency.
  • D
    Land at the nearest airport without an ATC unit.

COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE

When an aircraft station fails to establish contact with the aeronautical station on the designated frequency, it shall attempt to establish contact on another frequency appropriate to the route. If this attempt fails, the aircraft station shall attempt to establish communication with other aircraft or other aeronautical stations on frequencies appropriate to the route. In addition, an aircraft operating within a network shall monitor the appropriate VHF frequency for calls from nearby aircraft.

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