Chapter 1. General
Section 1. Introduction
This order prescribes procedures used to
obtain, format, and disseminate information on unanticipated or temporary
changes to components of, or hazards in, the National Airspace System (NAS)
until the associated aeronautical charts and related publications have been
amended. The Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) system is not intended to be used to
advertise data already published or charted.
The primary audience for this notice is
any office responsible for originating NOTAMs. The secondary audience is
those who use aeronautical information.
1-1-3. WHERE TO FIND
This order is available on the FAA Web
site at http://faa.gov/air_traffic/publications and
FAA Order JO 7930.2M, Notices to Airmen
(NOTAM) dated September 25, 2008, and Changes, are canceled.
1-1-5. EXPLANATION OF CHANGES
The significant changes to the basic order
will be published and included in the Explanation of Change page(s). It is
advisable to retain the page(s) throughout the duration of the basic order.
If further information is desired, direct questions through the appropriate
facility/service area staff to System Operations Services, Flight Services,
Safety and Operations Policy Group.
This order is distributed to selected
offices in Washington headquarters, service area offices, the William J.
Hughes Technical Center, the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, and air
traffic operations field offices and facilities.
The contents of this order will be
periodically reviewed and updated, as required by NADIN GENOTs and order
changes. Changes/orders are published as needed. Suggestions for revision
should be forwarded through the appropriate facility/service area staff, to
System Operations Services, Flight Services, Safety and Operations Policy
1-1-8. EFFECTIVE DATE
This order is effective August 22, 2013.