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ICAO Flight Planning References

This page contains FAA and International Flight Plan Filing (FPL) documentation and links currently available to users. Check here often to find updated filing information.

Advisory Circulars

  • RNAV-1 AC 90-100a (PDF): Approval of Area Navigation Systems for use in the U.S. National Airspace System (02/21/1975)
  • AC 90-45a: Approval of Area Navigation Systems for use in the U.S. National Airspace System (02/21/1975)
  • AC 90-96a: 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)
  • AC 20-138d: Airworthiness Approval of Positioning and Navigation Systems (03/28/2014)
  • AC 25-15: Approval of Flight Management Systems in Transport Category Airplanes (11/20/1989)
  • AC 20-165: Airworthiness Approval of Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) Out Systems (11/07/2012)

Orders

Technical Standard Orders

  • TSO-C154c (PDF): Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) Automatic Dependent Surveillance- Broadcast (ADS-B) Equipment Operating on Frequency of 978 MHz (12/2/09)
  • TSO-C166b (PDF): 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)

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