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The following is a an overview of recent changes in Icelandic FPL regulations for operators. 

Please note that all flightplans out of Iceland, need to be filed locally.

 

Departing and arriving aircraft at BIKF and BIRK flight planning amendments AIP ENR 1.8.4 - AIRAC AMDT 003/2016 - VALID from APRIL 28th 2016.

Flight Planning - BIKF Eastbound Departures:

  • LUTER if crossing 010W at 64N
  • OSKUM if crossing 010W between 63N and RATSU inclusive
  • PIXUM PETUX if crossing 010W at or between ATSIX and GOMUP
  • CELLO if crossing 61N west of 01630W.

Flights departing Keflavik shall not file via 6330N at 010W

Flight Planning – BIKF and BIRK Westbound Arrivals:
 
 
a.Flights crossing 010W between 64N and ATSIX inclusive shall file their route via:

  i.ING G3 NASBU KFV/EL, or
  ii.ALDAN ASRUN KFV/EL.

b.Flights entering BIRD between 61N 01236W and 61N019W shall file their route via BREKI BASLU KFV/EL

Changes in AIP ENR 1.8.4 valid from February 4th 2016

New flight planning procedures for Inbound and Outbound BIKF/BIRK via 30W
  • Objectives:
  • Improved service to aircraft flying to and from Iceland via 30W
  • Separated inbound/outbound routes
  • Minimize restrictions during climb and descend

AIP ENR 1.8.4
Requirements for Flight Plans departing/arriving at BIKF or BIRK

  • Westbound departures, for flights crossing 030W at:
  • a. 66N shall file their route via SORIR SUKED
  • b. 65N shall file their route via SORIR SOPEN
  • c. SOSIT (F280 and below only) shall file their route via SORIR
  • d. 64N shall file their route via RALOV ROTIN
  • e. 63N shall file their route via RALOV RAKIS
  • f. 62N or 61N shall file their route via DELES DOPOD

AIP ENR 1.8.4
Requirements for Flight Plans departing/arriving at BIKF or BIRK

  • Eastbound arrivals, for flights crossing 030W at:
  • a. 66N shall file their route via INDES INGAN
  • b. NONRO (F280 and below only) shall file their route via INGAN
  • c. 65N shall file their route via GOKIK GIRUG
  • d. 64N shall file their route via GISTU GIRUG
  • e. 63N shall file their route via EPENI ELDIS
  • f. 62N shall file their route via ELREX ELDIS
  • g. 61N shall file their route via BAXER BIRNA

 Please follow the below link for more information regarding information on your flight planning. 

Download your flight plan form here.

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