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Aeronautical Chart Bulletins

Regional Areas

Map links correspond to the current editions.





From the table below select the region that corresponds to the area you fly in, then update your chart with the information provided. Please make sure that you have the most recent chart edition.

Next Editions will be available 20 days prior to their effective date. Please report any application errors and provide comments via the portal's Website category.

Aeronautical Chart Bulletins
Current Edition Date Next Edition Date
Alaska Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Alaska Sep 10 2020
East Central Jul 16 2020 (PDF)East Central Sep 10 2020
North Central Jul 16 2020 (PDF)North Central Sep 10 2020
Northeast Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Northeast Sep 10 2020
Northwest Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Northwest Sep 10 2020
Pacific Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Pacific Sep 10 2020
Southeast Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Southeast Sep 10 2020
South Central Jul 16 2020 (PDF)South Central Sep 10 2020
Southwest Jul 16 2020 (PDF)Southwest Sep 10 2020

How to use the Chart Bulletin

Most Sectional charts are printed every six months; however, if your chart is more than 8 weeks old it probably isn't current. Aeronautical information changes frequently; more frequently than every six months. That is why we publish the Aeronautical Chart Bulletin in the Notices Section of the Chart Supplement every 56 days and why it is important that you consult the Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs) prior to each flight. FAA regulations state that a pilot must be familiar with all available information concerning a flight. This includes having up-to-date charts and keeping them current. Updating your charts is as important as any other flight planning responsibility.

Sample

See the sample chart bulletin below. Concerning the 96th Edition of the Green Bay Sectional, the data is organized by category and date.

Sample Chart Bulletin

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