Section 3. MILITARY NOTAM RETRIEVAL
8-3-1. MILITARY NOTAM AVAILABILITY
a. All military
NOTAMs are stored in the USNS data base. While current, they may be
retrieved by both AFTN subscribers and FAA facilities via request/reply.
b. Refer to the
DOD Flight Information Publication (Enroute), IFR, or VFR Supplements to
determine whether NOTAM service is provided for a facility. A diamond symbol
is used in the supplements to show that NOTAM service is provided.
NOTAMs are entered in the military system using the following NOTAM format:
E) RWY 1L/19R CLSD
Refer to AFM 11-208/AR 95-10/OPNAVINST 3721.20 (series) for acceptable NOTAM
(Q) codes. Although similar, military NOTAM (Q) codes and international
NOTAM (Q) codes are not the same.
8-3-2. MILITARY NOTAM
Formats for retrieving
military NOTAMs via NADIN are as follows:
a. A request
for a single NOTAM for a given location:
)SVC RQ MIL ACC=KADW NT=M0134/00
b. A request
for all military NOTAMs for a given location:
)SVC RQ MIL LOC=KNGP
c. A request
for all military NOTAMs for multiple locations (maximum of eight):
)SVC RQ MIL
All facilities must use their particular equipment's keyboard equivalent of
the closed parenthesis or the equal symbol as appropriate.
d. To review
all NOTAMs for a joint-use airport; e.g., CHS, both civil (CHS) and military
(KCHS) NOTAMs must be retrieved.
e. A request
for all NOTAMs for a given location from all files (domestic, FDC,
international, and military) that meets the military NOTAM criteria:
)SVC RQ DOD LOC=KADW
)SVC RQ DOD LOC=KADW
KADW ANDREWS AFB
1L/19R RWY CLSD 2 JUN 1300 TO 2 JUN 1500
8-3-3. SERVICE MESSAGES
Receipt of the USNS
generated service message “NOTAMS FOUND 0” indicates that there are no
military NOTAMs on file for the number or location requested.
8-3-4. MILITARY NOTAM
CRITERIA FOR MILITARY NOTAM SYSTEM
Military units issue
NOTAMs pertaining to their bases and airspace based on the guidelines set
forth in DOD joint departmental publication (JPD) AFM 11-208/AR 95-10/OPNAVINST
3721.20 (series), U.S. DOD Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) System.