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ICAO Flight Planning References

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Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Documents
Document Subject Date File
Advisory Circulars
RNAV-1 AC 90-100a Approval of Area Navigation Systems for use in the U.S. National Airspace System 02/21/1975 AC 90-100a
AC 90-45a Approval of U.S. Operators and Aircraft to Operate Under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) in European Airspace Designated for Basic Area Navigation (B-RNAV) and Precision Area Navigation (P-RNAV) 01/13/2005 AC 90-45a
AC 20-121a Airworthiness Approval of Loran-C Navigation Systems for use in the U.S. National & Airspace System (NAS) and Alaska 08/24/1988 AC 20-121a
AC 20-138a Airworthiness Approval of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Equipment 12/22/2003 AC 20-138a
AC 25-15 Approval of Flight Management Systems in Transport Category Airplanes 11/20/1989 AC 25-15
AC 20-165 Airworthiness Approval of Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) Out Systems 5/21/2010 AC 20-165
AC Search Database that is a searchable repository of all aviation safety Advisory Circulars (ACs) Database Search
FAA Orders
Order 7110.10T FAA 7110.10T Flight Services 2/14/2008 PDF
Order 8400.12C Required Navigation Performance 10 (RNP 10) Operational Authorization 8400.12C
Order 8400.33 Procedures for Obtaining Authorization for RNP-4 Oceanic and Remote Area Operations 8400.33
Order 7350.8 Flight Services Location Identifiers 2/16/2006 Order 7350.8
TSO-C154c Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) Automatic Dependent Surveillance- Broadcast (ADS-B) Equipment Operating on Frequency of 978 MHz 12/2/09 TSO-C154c
TSO-C166b Extended Squitter Automatic Dependent Surveillance � Broadcast (ADS-B) and Traffic Information Service � Broadcast (TIS-B) Equipment Operating on the Radio Frequency of 1090MHz 12/2/09 TSO-C166b
Flight Services
AIP Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) 7/26/2012 AIP
AIM Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM) 2/9/2012 AIM
Interface Reference Guide FAA ICAO Flight Planning Interface Reference Guide 11/7/2012 PDF
FAA Changes to AIM for 2012 Changes to Aeronautical Information Manual to incorporate new ICAO flight plan filing requirements � planned effective date 11/15/2012 PDF
Pending Updates
International Documents
ICAO Document 8643 Aircraft Type Designators ICAO Doc 8643

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