Cyprus- Turkish and Greek ATC don't communcate, putting planes at risk

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  1. Gargoyle
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    World aviation authorities recognize only Nicosia Air Control Center — in the internationally recognized Greek Cypriot south — as having control over Nicosia FIR. But the Turkish Cypriot air traffic controllers have been issuing unauthorized flight instructions anyway — instructions that many pilots unfamiliar with the island's complicated politics have been following.

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