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Globe Air 261 is flying from Dubai to London Gatwick. It is in contact with Maastricht control and requests descent. What is the correct pronunciation of the response?

  • A
    TWO SIXER WUN, descend flight level WUN HUN-dred AITY.
  • B
    Globe air TOO UAN SIX, descend flight level WUN AIT ZERO.
  • C
    Globe Air TWO SIX WUN, descend flight level WUN AIT ZERO.
  • D
    TWO SIXER WUN, descend flight level WUN AIT.

Pronunciation of numbers shall be done according to the following table:

Number Word Pronunciation
0 zero ZE-RO
1 one WUN
2 two TOO
3 three TREE
4 four FOW-er
5 five FIFE
6 six SIX
7 seven SEV-en
8 eight AIT
9 nine NIN-er
100 hundred HUN-dred
1 000 thousand TOU-SAND
. decimal DAY-SEE-MAL

  • Apart from the altitudes, all numbers shall be transmitted by digits. This includes call signs, registration, speed, heading, flight level, track, wind direction and speed, altimeter setting, runway and transponder code.

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