Using the Aircraft VHF Radio
Most aircraft have a VHF radio and a pilot needs to know how to use it. – Free Course
What you’ll learn
- Learn how to use the Airband Radio
- You will need to learn the phonetic alphabet.
VHF radio is used by aircraft to communicate with ground controllers, ask advice on other aircraft in the area at similar altitudes and declare various types of emergencies. It is necessary to pass an exam on using the radio and be able to use the radio correctly. The phonetic alphabet is essential to learn as it is used all the time on VHF air-band frequencies.