Informal Pacific ATC Coordinating Group (IPACG)

The IPACG provides an opportunity for air traffic service (ATS) providers and airspace operators to informally meet and explore solutions to near-term ATC problems that limit capacity or efficiency in the Anchorage, Fukuoka and Oakland Oceanic Flight Information Regions (FIRs). IPACG is jointly sponsored by the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) and the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

IPACG Co-Chairs
Mr. Kazuki Imamura – JCAB
Mr. Ahmad Usmani – FAA

FIT Co-Chairs
Mr. Yukio Imada – JCAB 
Mr. John Roman – FAA 

IPACG Events in 2023

The 48th Informal Pacific ATC Coordinating Group (IPACG/48) Meeting and FANS Interoperability Team (FIT) Meeting was held on September 25-28, 2023, at the FAA Northwest Mountain Regional Office located on 2200 South 216th Street, Des Moines, WA 98198. 

For questions related to IPACG, please contact Alexandra C. CostanzaATO International (AJV-I)

Meeting Documents


FIT/35 Documents - Part 1 (zip)


IPACG/48 Documents - Part 1 (zip)


Last updated: Thursday, December 7, 2023