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
NOTAM system is not intended to be used to
advertise data already published or charted.
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 field
offices and facilities.
FAAO 7930.2K, Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) dated
February 16, 2006, and Changes, are canceled.
1-1-4. 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 Flight
Services, Safety and Operations Support,
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 Flight Services, Safety
and Operations Support, Operational Procedures.
1-1-6. EFFECTIVE DATE
This order is effective September 25, 2008.