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"Pan-pan" is a signal used to indicate an urgent situation where there is no immediate danger to aircraft or life.

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When should the term “pan-pan” be used instead of “Mayday”?

FAAO JO 7110.65, §10-1-1 states that "pan-pan" can be used to indicate a state of urgency: a. An emergency can be either a Distress or an Urgency condition as defined in the "Pilot/Controller ...