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Spring 2012 Fort Worth Air Route Traffic Control Center (ZFW ARTCC) and American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum Tour

On Saturday morning, May 19, 2012 we visited and toured the Fort Worth ARTCC and the American Airlines C. R. Smith Museum.
The Fort Worth ARTCC (ZFW) covers more than 147,000 square miles of airspace spread over parts of 5 states and provides air route traffic control services to 85 airports with instrument approach procedures and 20 radar approach control facilities including the main one, the Dallas/Fort Worth terminal area. The ZFW coverage area includes 14 military bases, 23 military operations areas, and 8 aerial refueling tracks.