ENR 3.5  OTHER ATS ROUTES

3.5.1  Kuala Lumpur Terminal Area -VFR Routes System

3.5.1.1   Introduction
3.5.1.1.1 VFR routes are provided to allow transit through the Kuala Lumpur CTR, VFR access to Subang/Sultan Abdul Aziz Shahand helicopter VFR access routes to KL International / Sepang
3.5.1.1.2 Simpang is served directly by a VFR route.
3.5.1.1.3 VFR routes apply only to controlled airspace. However VFR routes are described from/to the first significant visual fix outside controlled airspace.
3.5.1.2   Route description
3.5.1.2.1   VFR Route 1:

VFR Route 1 is a coastal route providing transit through the CTR.

Route description: Kuala Selangor - 1 500 FT - Track west of coastal road - Port Klang -1 500 FT - Morib - 1 000 FT - Track coastal over water - Tanjong Sepat - 1 000 FT - Track coastal over water - Port Dickson.

Airspace classification: C

Hours of operation: HJ

Note: VFR traffic between Port Klang and Port Dickson may be held enroute subject to disposition of KLIA traffic.

3.5.1.2.2   VFR Route 2:

VFR Route 2 is an inland route providing transit through the CTR.

Route description: Serendah - 2 000 FT - Rawang - 2 000 FT - Batu Caves - 2 000 FT - Simpang - 2 000 FT - Kajang - 2 000 FT - Mantin - 1 900 FT - Seremban - 1 900 FT - Pedas.

Airspace classification: C

Hours of operation: HJ

3.5.1.2.3   VFR Route 3:

VFR Route 3 is an inland route providing access across the central mountain range to VFR route 2.

Route description: Bentong - 3 000 FT - Track via Highway - Batu Caves.

Airspace classification: C

Hours of operation: HJ

3.5.1.2.4  Subang Eastern Access Route:

Rawang - 1 500 FT - Nibong Gila - 1 500 FT - Subang.

Batu Caves - 1 500 FT - Nibong Gila - 1 500 FT - Subang.

Simpang - 1 500 FT - Nibong Gila - 1 500 FT - Subang.

Airspace classification: C

Hours of operation: HJ

3.5.1.2.5  Subang Western Access Route:

Port Klang - 1 500 FT - MARA Building - 1 500 FT - Subang.

Kapar - 1 500 FT - South of T.CSF Radar site - Subang.

Airspace classification: C

Hours of operation: HJ

3.5.1.3   VFR Route coordinates and coastal visual fixes:
  1. Batu Cave 031449N 1014255E

  2. Bentong 033159N 1015425E

  3. Kuala Selangor 032039N 1011430E

  4. Kajang 025929N 1014725E

  5. Kapar 030759N 1012225E

  6. Mantin 024929N 1015325E

  7. Mara Building 030417N 1012925E

  8. Morib 024453N 1012655E

  9. Pedas 023729N 1020343E

  10. Port Dickson 022930N 1015055E

  11. Port Klang 025959N 1012355E

  12. Rawang 031859N 1013425E

  13. Salak 024625N 1014444E

  14. Semenyih 025659N 1015035E

  15. Seremban 024359N 1015620E

  16. Serendah 032159N 1013613E

  17. Simpang 030641N 1014210E

  18. Tanjong Sepat 023859N 1013455E

Figure 138. KUALA LUMPUR TMA VISUAL FLIGHT RULES (VFR) ROUTES
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3.5.2  VFR Lane System - Langkawi Control Zone

3.5.2.1   The following VFR Lanes are established within the Langkawi CTR:
Name

Width

(NM)

Vertical

(FT ALT)

TrackRestrictionsAirspace Classification
Lane 63

4 000

1 500

Kuah - Pulau Tuba

thence to Pulau Payar

Descend to reach Kuah at 1500 ft

Obtain ATC clearance to enter CIRA before Kuah.

If no clearance received, hold at Kuah at 1500 ft.

C
Lane 73

4 000

1 500

Kuah - Pulau Timun

thence to Kuala Perlis

Descend to reach Kuah at 1500 ft

Obtain ATC clearance to enter CIRA before Kuah.

If no clearance received, hold at Kuah at 1500 ft.

C
3.5.2.2 VFR traffic are required to track via Pulau Paya to enter Lane 6 and Kuala Perlis to enter Lane 7.
3.5.2.3 VFR Lane traffic will be provided with traffic information where available. They will not be provided with separation between other VFR traffic (Class C airspace) whether in the Lanes or outside them.
3.5.2.4 If transponder equipped, VFR traffic should squawk the assigned code. Where no descrete code is assigned, squawk 2000 until another code is assigned. This may not necessarily be a descrete code.
3.5.2.5 Due to low level operational limitation of the PSR and mountainous terrain, low altitude VFR aircraft, especially to the north, may not be detected until close to Langkawi Airport.
Figure 139. LANGKAWI CONTROL ZONE VISUAL FLIGHT RULES (VFR) LANES
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3.5.3  VFR Route System - Miri Control Zone

3.5.3.1   The following VFR Routes are established within the Miri CTR:
3.5.3.1.1   COASTAL
3.5.3.1.1.1  ROUTE 1

From Kuala Baram track 184°/Coastal, Alt. below 2000FT to the west of Tg. Lobang VFR Hold.

3.5.3.1.1.2   ROUTE 3

From Kuala Niah Track 032°/Coastal, Alt. below 2000FT to west of Tg. Lobang VFR Hold.

3.5.3.1.2   INLAND
3.5.3.1.2.1   ROUTE 2

From Batang Baram NE (R-072/17.3 VMI) track 241°, Alt. below 3000FT to Lambir Waterworks Tower VFR Hold

3.5.3.1.2.2   ROUTE 4

From Marudi track 293°, Alt. below 3000FT to Lambir Waterworks Tower VFR Hold.

Figure 140. MIRI CONTROL ZONE VFR ROUTES
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3.5.4  VFR Lane System - Ipoh Control Zone

3.5.4.1   The following VFR Lanes are established within the IPOH CTR:
Name

Width

(NM)

Vertical

(FT ALT)

TrackRestrictionsAirspace Classification
Lane 83

3 000

1 500

Bidor - Kampar - Gopeng

Arriving aircraft to descend to reach Kampar at 1500FT.

C
Lane 93

3 000

1 500

Teluk Intan -Kampar - Gopeng

Arriving aircraft to descend to reach kampar at 1500FT.

C
Lane 103

3 000

1 500

Batu Hampar - Parit - Batu Gajah

Arriving aircraft to descend to reach Parit at 1500FT.

Expect to HOLD west of Perak River off Parit Town due to other arriving and departing aircraft at Ipoh airfield.

C
3.5.4.2 VFR LANES are 3 NM wide based on towns and prominent Landmarks.
3.5.4.3 VFR Lanes shall be used in VMC and by day only.
Figure 141. IPOH CONTROL ZONE VISUAL FLIGHT RULES (VFR) LANES
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3.5.5  VFR Route System - Bintulu Control Zone

3.5.5.1   The following VFR Routes are established within the Bintulu CTR:
3.5.5.1.1   VFR Route 1

From Kuala Balingian track 075° / coastal, altitude 1500FT to Kuala Tatau; track 075° / coastal, altitude 1500FT to Setiam VFR Hold

3.5.5.1.2   VFR Route 2

From Dom track 057° / Sibu-Bintulu Highway, altitude 1500FT to Tatau; track 022° / Sibu-Bintulu Highway, altitude 1500FT to Jalingai; track 022° altitude 1500FT to Setiam VFR Hold

3.5.5.1.3   VFR Route 3

From Tubau track 263° to Usek, altitude 1500FT to Sebauh; track 285° / Btg. Kemena, altitude 1500FT to Kemena VFR Hold

3.5.5.1.4   VFR Route 4

From Tg. Similajau track 214° altitude 1500 FT to Likau; track 204° altitude 1500 FT to Kemena VFR Hold

Figure 141. BINTULU CONTROL ZONE VFR ROUTES
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Figure 142. BINTULU CONTROL ZONE VFR ROUTES
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3.5.6  VFR Route System - Sibu Control Zone

3.5.6.1 ROUTE 1: From Saratok Alt 1500FT - Pakan Road - Leng - Alt 1000FT to Pulau Dudong Hold.
3.5.6.2 ROUTE 2: From Matu Alt 1500FT - T River Junction - Alt 1000FT to Pulau Dudong Hold.
3.5.6.3 ROUTE 3: From Mukah Alt 1500FT - Abeam Narub - Nanga Tamin - Alt 1000FT to Meruan Hold.
3.5.6.4 ROUTE 4: From Tatau Alt 1500FT - Selangau - Stapang - Alt 1000FT to Meruan Hold.
3.5.6.5 ROUTE 5: From Song Alt 1500FT - Kanowit - Alt 1000FT - Durin Town to Pulau Dudong Hold.
Figure 142. SIBU CONTROL ZONE VFR ROUTES
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Figure 143. SIBU CONTROL ZONE VFR ROUTES
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3.5.7  VFR Route System - Alor SEtar Control Zone

3.5.7.1 LANE 6: From Pulau Payar - Alt 1500FT to Kuala Kedah.
3.5.7.2 LANE 7: From Pulau Timun - Alt 1500FT to Kuala Perlis.
3.5.7.3 LANE 8: From North - Kuala Perlis - Kuala Sanglang - Ayer Hitam - Alt 1500FT to Kuala Kedah.

From South - Kota Saraang Semut - Simpang Empat - Alt 1500FT to Kuala Kedah.

Figure 144. ALOR STAR / SULTAN ABDUL HALIM VFR ROUTES
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3.5.8  VFR Route System - Kota Bharu Control Zone And TMA

3.5.8.1 ROUTE 1: Penarik (053543N 1024824E) – Kg. Setiu Lama (054053N 1024246E) – ALT 3000FT. - Beting Lintang (054415N 1023903E) – P.RU (054951N 1023623E) - Kg. Besut (054955N 1023255E) - Kg. Tok Bali (055304N 1022906E) – Kg. Kandis (055653N 1022634E) - ALT 5000FT - Bachok (060354N 1022324E) - Kota Bharu Town (060755N 1021355E). ALT 3000FT.
3.5.8.2 ROUTE 2: Kuala Krai (053557N 1021412E) - Tanah Merah (054629N 1020736E) - ALT 3000FT - Kota Bharu Town(060755N 1021355E). ALT 3000FT.
3.5.8.3 ROUTE 3: Bt. Melintang (054205N 1014325E) – Jeli (054205N 1014941E) - Tanah Merah (054629N 1020736E). ALT 3000FT.
Figure 145. VISUAL FLIGHT RULES ROUTES (VFR) - KOTA BHARU
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3.5.9  VFR Lane System - Johor Bahru Control Zone And TMA

3.5.9.1  Lane description
3.5.9.1.1 VFR LANE ALPHA: Coastal - 1500FT - Benut - Kuai Tol Plaza - University Technology Malaysia (UTM)
3.5.9.1.2 VFR LANE BRAVO: Inland - 1500FT - Simpang Renggam - Kulai Tol Plaza - University Technology Malaysia (UTM)
3.5.9.1.3 VFR LANE CHARLIE: Kpg. Kuala Sedili Besar - 1000FT - Kota Tinggi - 1000FT - East Of Johot Bahru Airfield
3.5.9.1.4 VFR LANE DELTA: Southern - 100FT - Kg Sedili Besar - Kota Tinggi - East Kg Sungai Tiram - East of JB Town
3.5.9.1.5  VFR LANE ECHO: Sothern - 1000FT - Pt. X Ray - Tebrau City Mall - Felda Ulu Tebrau - East of Johor Airfield
3.5.9.2  VFR Routes coordinates:
Geographical PositionCoordinates (WGS84)
iUTM Mosque013333N 1033815E
iiBenut013839N 1031534E
iiiKulai Tol Plaza013900N 1033318E
ivEast of Johor Bahru Airfield014005N 1034259E
vKota Tinggi Bridge014344N 1035406E
viEast of Kg. Sg. Tiram013500N 1035500E
viiEast of Johor Bahru Town013014N 1035154E
viiiFelda Ulu Tebrau013751N 1034510E
ixTebrau City Mall013259N 1034748E
xSouth Of Kg. Semangar014430N 1034700E
xiKpg. Sedili Besar015536N 1040658E
xiiSpg. Renggam Town014940N 1031834E
xiiiAir Hitam015552N 1031033E
xivYong Peng020102N 1030347E
xvPoint X-Ray012830N 1034954E
Figure 146. JOHOR TMA VISUAL FLIGHT RULE (VFR) LANES
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3.5.10  VFR Routes System - Malacca Control Zone

3.5.10.1 Route 1: From Tg. Tuan Alt not above 2000FT - Terendak - Malacca City - Umbai - Muar.

(Aircraft to fly not below 1000FT and remain clear of Petronas Refinery and Terendak Army Camp).

3.5.10.2 Route 2: From Tampin - Alt not above 2000FT east of North-South expressway - Tangkak - Pagoh.
3.5.10.3 Route 3: From Tangkak Alt not above 2000FT - Chin Chin - Bt. Beruang VFR Hold.
3.5.10.4 Route 4: From Umbai Alt not above 2000FT - Bt. Beruang VFR Hold.
3.5.10.5 Route 5: From Terendak Alt not above 2000FT - Bertam VFR Hold.

(Aircraft to fly not below 1000FT and remain clear of Terendak Army Camp)

3.5.10.6 Route 6: From Tampin Alt not above 2000FT - Bertam VFR Hold.

Note 1: Bt. Beruang Hold located East of Malacca Water City Resort.

Note 2: Bertam Hold located west of Bertam Hulu Flyover.

Note 3: Width of VFR Route = 2NM.

Figure 147. MALACCA VISUAL CHART ICAO
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3.5.11  VFR Route System - Tawau Control Zone

3.5.11.1 VFR Routes details are as follows:
VFR ROUTE DESIGNATIONROUTINGS
Route 1Tass Andrassy - Old Airport - Sebatik Island.
Route 2Old Airport - Kalabakan.
Route 3Balung - Kawa Hill - Baturong - Danum.
Route 4Balung - Junction (49KM) - Kg. Aman - Tg. Batai.
Route 5Saddle Hill - Nagos - Semporna - Gaya Island.
Route 6Saddle Hill - Sipadan Island.
3.5.11.2 Geographical reporting points used for VFR routes as follows:
Geographical PositionCoordinates
LatLong
Tass Andrassy041917N1180117E
Old Airport041601N1175312E
Sebatik Island041323N1174650E
Kalabakan042356N1172942E
Balung042152N1180740E
Kawa Hill042338N1180513E
Mt. Pyramid042824N1180409E
Baturong044158N1180009E
Danum045107N1174711E
Junction (49KM)042536N1181042E
Kg.Aman043613N1181123E
Tg. Batai045019N1181004E
Saddle Hill041756N1181108E
Nagos042052N1182335E
Semporna042659N1183547E
Gaya Island043720N1184425E
Sipadan Island040826N1183838E
Figure 148. TAWAU CONTROL ZONE VISUAL FLIGHT RULES (VFR) ROUTES
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3.5.12  VFR Route System - Sandakan Control Zone

3.5.12.1 VFR Routes details are as follows:
VFR ROUTE DESIGNATIONROUTINGS AND ALTITUDE IN FT AMSL
Route 11Bandar Indah Road Junction (south of coastal road) 1000 - South of Berhala Island 1000 - Tanjung Bidadari 1500 - Kuala Kinabatangan.
Route 12Bandar Indah Road Junction (south of coastal road) 1000 - Bai Island 2000 - Kampung Bilit 3000.
Route 13Bandar Indah Road Junction (south of coastal road) 1000 - Sungai Seguntur 1500 - Kota Kinabatangan 3000 - Kampung Kuala Lokan.
Route 14Bandar Indah Road Junction (south of coastal road) 1000 - Sungai Seguntur 1500 - Mile 32 Road Junction 3000 - Luang Manis 3000 - Telupid.
Route 15Pamaguan Primary School 1000 - Kampung Tobanka 2000 - Selingan Island 2000 - Lankayan Island.
Route 16Kampung Samawang 1500 - Kenawi Island 3000 - Kampung Terusan.
Route 17Pamaguan Primary School 1000 - Kampung Gum-Gum Laut 1000 - Kamoung Semawang 1500 - Beluran 1500 - Kampung Sungai - Sungai.
3.5.12.2 Geographical reporting points used for VFR routes as follows:
Geographical PositionCoordinates
LatLong
Bandar Indah (Road Junction)055121N1180420E
Kampong Tobanka060109N1180222E
Bai Island054631N1180601E
Tanjung Bidadari054928N1182057E
Kuala Kinabatangan Besar053834N1183645E
Kampung Bilit052951N1181229E
Sungai Seguntor054824N1175937E
Kota Kinabatangan053520N1175042E
Kampung Kuala Lokan052613N1174455E
Mile 32 Rd. Junction054528N1174531E
Telupid053739N1170750E
Kampung Gum-Gum Laut055810N1175435E
Kampung Semawang055511N1174544E
Beluran055342N1173325E
Kenawi Island055918N1174207E
Kampung Sungai-Sungai061503N 1172104E
Kampung Terusan062533N1174114E
Selingan Island061027N1180338E
Lankayan Island063000N1175500E
South of Berhala Island055151N1180854E
Luang Manis054000N1173918E
Pamaguan Primary School055727N1180352E
Figure 149. SANDAKAN VFR LANES
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3.5.13  VFR Lane System - Butterworth Control Zone

3.5.13.1 VFR Routes details are as follows:
VFR ROUTE DESIGNATIONROUTINGS AND ALTITUDE IN FT AMSL
Lane 1Port Weld 1000FT - Tanjung Piandang - 1000FT coastal over water - South of Pulau Aman - WMKP/transit.
Lane 2Kedah Peak West - 1000FT coastal - Kuala Sungai Muda - 1000FT coastal over water - North of George Town - WMKP/transit.
3.5.13.2 Geographical reporting points used for VFR Lanes as follows:
Geographical PositionCoordinates
LatLong
Port Weld045017N1003733E
Tanjung Piandang050517N1002138E
South of Pulau Aman051531N1002303E
Kedah Peak West054437N1002125E
Kuala Sungai Muda053439N1002009E
North of George Town052753N1001826E
Figure 150. KL BUTTERWORTH CTR VFR LANES
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