Temporary Flight Restrictions Ordered for O‘ahu, Nov. 14
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has implemented Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs) for the island of O‘ahu for Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, from 6 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
No pilots may operate an aircraft in the areas covered by this Notice to Airmen (NOTAM).
Except as specified below and/or unless authorized by air traffic control in consultation with the air traffic security coordinator via the domestic events network (DEN), all aircraft operations within the 10 NMR area(s) seen above, known as the inner core(s), are prohibited except for:
Approved law enforcement, military aircraft directly supporting the United States Secret Service (USSS) and the office of the president of the United States, approved air ambulance flights, and regularly scheduled commercial passenger and all-cargo carriers operating under one of the following TSA-Approved standard security programs/procedures: aircraft operator standard security program (AOSSP), full all-cargo aircraft operator standard security program (FACAOSSP), model security program (MSP), twelve five standard security program (TFSSP) all cargo, or all-cargo international security procedure (ACISP) and are arriving into and/or departing from 14 cfr part 139 airports. All emergency/life saving flight (medical/law enforcement/firefighting) operations must coordinate with ATC prior to their departure at (808) 840-6563 to avoid potential delays.
For operations within the airspace between the 10 nmr and 30 nmr area(s) shown above, known as the outer ring(s): All aircraft operating within the outer ring(s) listed above are limited to aircraft arriving or departing local airfields, and workload permitting, ATC may authorize transit operations. Aircraft may not loiter. All aircraft must be on an active IFR or filed VFR flight plan with a discrete code assigned by an air traffic control (ATC) facility. Aircraft must be squawking the discrete code prior to departure and at all times while in the TFR and must remain in two-way radio communications with ATC.
The following operations are not authorized within this TFR: flight training, practice instrument approaches, aerobatic flight, glider operations, parachute operations, ultralight, hang gliding, balloon operations, agriculture/crop dusting, animal population control flight operations, banner towing operations, sightseeing operations, maintenance test flights, model aircraft operations, model rocketry, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), and utility and pipeline survey operations.
AA recommends that all aircraft operators check NOTAMs frequently for possible changes to this TFR prior to operations within this region.