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Safety Alerts and Charting Notices

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Safety Alerts and Charting Notices
Date Posted Affected Product(s) Effective Date Subject and Additional Information
October 18, 2021 NASR 28 Day Subscription October 7, 2021 APT.txt contains threshold elevation error for KHRF RWY35. See the 21-17 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
October 13, 2021 Seattle-Portland TAC Print October 7, 2021 Initial prints of the Seattle/Portland VFR Terminal Area Chart (TAC) are incomplete. See the 21-04 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
October 8, 2021 NASR 28 Day Subscription October 7, 2021 FRQ.csv designed as a comprehensive frequency data file. See the 21-03 AIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
October 6, 2021 Aeronautical Data Delivery Service (ADDS) October 7, 2021 Data missing from the Designated Points and ATS Routes datasets. See the 21-01 ADDS Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
October 6, 2021 Aeronautical Data Delivery Service (ADDS) October 7, 2021 Data missing from the Designated Points and ATS Routes datasets. See the 21-01 ADDS Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 23, 2021 XML (d-TPP_metafile.xml) (2110) October 7, 2021 Instrument Approach Procedure records in the XML (d-TPP_Metafile.xml) (2110) had incorrect amendment numbers (amdtnum) and procedural date (amdtdate) values. See the 21-04 TERM Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 15, 2021 NASR 28-Day Subscriber Files, AWY.txt File October 7, 2021 GNSS Required text missing for Q29, Q811, Q902. See the 21-15 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 8, 2021 NASR 28-Day Subscriber Files, FAA Charts, and NFDD October 7, 2021 October 7, 2021 AIRAC Cycle. See the 21-14 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Aug 23, 2021 Enroute IFR Charting Products October 7, 2021 IFR Charting expanded NAVAID SSV codes. See the 21-01 ENR Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Aug 11, 2021 Seattle VFR Terminal Area Chart and Digital Visual Charts October 7, 2021 The addition of Portland TAC to the Seattle TAC. See the 21-03 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 21, 2021 Consumers of SNOWTAMS stored by the United States September 21, 2021 Effective immediately, until further notice, the United States NOTAM System will not be able to ingest, store, display, and disseminate international SNOWTAMs issued in the new ICAO SNOWTAM format. See the 21-02 USNOF Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 21, 2021 28-Day NASR Subscriber File, AWY.txt File Oct 7, 2021 The AWY.txt file of the 28-Day Subscription, contains an error in the segments; BUNNS to HERID to LIT. See the 21-16 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Aug 13, 2021 28 and 56-Day NASR Subscriber File, NAV.txt File September 9, 2021 MISSE NDB (MS) NAVIAD Status. See the 21-12 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Aug 25, 2021 Chart Supplement Publications Northeast (NE) August 12, 2021 Washington DC SFRA Special Terms and Procedures Special Notice was inadvertantly omitted. See the 21-04 CS Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Jul 23, 2021 FAA Dates of Latest Editions (DOLE) August 12, 2021 Webpage Dates of Latest Editions (DOLE) to Replace PDF Version. See the 21-02 AIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Mar 17, 2021 Chart Supplement Publications South Central (SC) and Southwest (SW) August 12, 2021 Specific entries within the Special Notices section will be removed. See the 21-01 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Jul 14, 2021 Coded Instrument Flight Procedures (CIFP) June 17, 2021 and July 15, 2021 KDWH RNAV (GPS) RWY 17R Path Point Record Unusable. See the 21-02 CIFP Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Jun 4, 2021 Chart Supplement Publications Southwest (SW) June 17, 2021 Tower Enroute Control (TEC) Route Table Formatting. See the 21-02 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Feb 25, 2021 28-Day NASR Subscriber File, HARFIX.txt, NATFIX.txt and SSD.txt Files June 17, 2021 Discontinuation of HARFIX, NATFIX, and SSD files. See the 21-01 NASR Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
May 21, 2021 Aeronautical Data Delivery Service (ADDS) May 25, 2021 Update to Website Functionality. See the 21-01 ADDS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
May 21, 2021 UAS Data Delivery System (UDDS) May 25, 2021 Update to Website Functionality. See the 21-01 UDDS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Feb 5, 2021 US Gulf Coast VFR Aeronautical Chart April 22, 2021 Oil Drilling Platform Depiction. See the 21-02 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Mar 4, 2021 Users of Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFR) April 5, 2021 Temporary Flight Restrictions will be formatted in accordance with FAAO 7930.2. See the 21-01 USNOF Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Jan 15, 2021 Visual Charts February 25, 2021 56-Day Cycle Visual Charts. See the 21-01 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Nov 24, 2020 Digital Chart Supplement February 25, 2021 XML Code Revisions. See the 20-17 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Sep 10, 2020 Whitehorse Sectional Aeronautical Chart February 25, 2021 Discontinuation of Whitehorse Sectional Aeronautical Chart. See the 20-02 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Dec 2, 2020 IFR Gulf of Mexico Charts December 31, 2020 The IFR Gulf of Mexico charts will publish every 56 days. See the 20-02 ENR Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Nov 18, 2020 IFR Enroute Caribbean Charts November 5, 2020 Addition of GeoTIFF files for Caribbean IFR Charts. See the 20-01 ENR Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Aug 13, 2020 Visual Aeronautical Charts August 13, 2020 56-Day Visual Aeronautical Chart Effective Date Modifications. See the 20-01 VIS Revised Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Oct 16, 2019 VFR Sectional, Terminal Area and Helicopter Route Charts Beginning February 27, 2020 Deletion of VFR Waypoint Tabulations. See the 19-03 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Oct 16, 2019 Chart Supplement Publications December 5, 2019 Contractions and Abbreviations used in the Chart Supplement. See the 19-01 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.

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