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Safety Alerts and Charting Notices

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Safety Alerts and Charting Notices
Affected Product(s) Effective Date Subject and Additional Information
digital-Terminal Procedures Publication Metafile XML August 12, 2021 Change state_fullname field value to uppercase letters. See the 21-01 TERM Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
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.
56-Day NASR Subscriber File, AWY.txt File June 17, 2021 Fix error discovered in Airway J37 AWY.txt file. See the 21-06 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
56-Day NASR Subscriber File, HPF.txt File June 17, 2021 Errors discovered in 10 Holding Patterns on Q Routes in HPF.txt file. See the 21-05 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Digital-Terminal Procedures Publication XML (d-TPP_Metafile.xml) (2106) June 17, 2021 Errors discovered concerning the SILCN FIVE (RNAV) ARRIVAL at Norman Y Mineta San Jose INTL, San Jose, CA (SJC) and LGTNG 1 DEPARTURE at Hill AFB, Ogden, UT (HIF). See the 21-01 TERM Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information. Right-click to download the revised d-TPP_Metafile.xml file.
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.
Chart Supplement Publications East Central (EC) June 17, 2021 The App/Dep Control Frequency for Greenville, IL (GRE) was erroneously entered. See the 21-03 CS Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Chart Supplement Publications Southwest (SW) June 17, 2021 The App/Dep Control Frequency for Ontario Intl, CA (ONT) was erroneously entered. See the 21-02 CS Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
56-Day NASR Subscriber File, AWY.txt File June 17, 2021 Error discovered in Airway B4 of AWY.txt file. See the 21-04 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
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.
Aeronautical Data Delivery Service (ADDS) May 25, 2021 Update to Website Functionality. See the 21-01 ADDS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
UAS Data Delivery System (UDDS) May 25, 2021 Update to Website Functionality. See the 21-01 UDDS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Coded Instrument Flight Procedures (CIFP) May 20, 2021 KSBP CREPE THREE DEPARTURE Unusable. See the 21-01 CIFP Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
Chart Supplement Publications North Central (NC) April 22, 2021 Iowa City Muni, IA (IOW) was inadvertantly omitted. See the 21-01 SA Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information. Right-click to download the IOW file.
US Gulf Coast VFR Aeronautical Chart April 22, 2021 Oil Drilling Platform Depiction. See the 21-02 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Chart Supplement Publications April 22, 2021 Associated Data in Chart Supplement - Q-Routes. See the 20-19 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
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.
Visual Charts API on FAA Data Portal February 25, 2021 Inactive Visual Charts API on FAA Data Portal. See the 20-01 AIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Visual Charts February 25, 2021 56-Day Cycle Visual Charts. See the 21-01 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Digital Chart Supplement February 25, 2021 XML Code Revisions. See the 20-17 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Whitehorse Sectional Aeronautical Chart February 25, 2021 Discontinuation of Whitehorse Sectional Aeronautical Chart. See the 20-02 VIS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
Chart Supplements December 31, 2020 Aeronautical Chart Bulletins Discontinued. See the 20-18 CS Charting Notice (PDF) for complete information.
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.
56-Day NASR Subscriber File, Airspace.txt File November 5, 2020 Incorrect Class E Airspace for Dillon, MT. See the 20-21 NASR Safety Alert (PDF) for complete information.
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.
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.
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.
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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