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AERONAUTICAL INFORMATION SERVICES
CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY OF MALAYSIA
NO. 27, PERSIARAN PERDANA
LEVEL 1-4, PODIUM BLOCK, PRECINCT 4,
62618 PUTRAJAYA
MALAYSIA

Tel: 6-03-8871 4000

Fax: 6-03-8881 0530

AFS: WMKKYAYS

Email: ais@dca.gov.my

URL: aip.dca.gov.my

AIP Supplement for Malaysia

AIP SUP

12/2019

Effective from 30 OCT 2019

to 08 NOV 2019 EST

Published on 24 OCT 2019

  AIRSPACE CLOSURE KUALA LUMPUR FIR
MAJOR ROYAL MALAYSIA AIR FORCE (RMAF) AIR DEFENCE EXERCISE 19
300001UTC OCTOBER 2019 to 081000UTC NOVEMBER 2019

1  INTRODUCTION

1.1  Major RMAF Air Defence Exercise 19 will take place within the Kuala Lumpur FIR from 300001UTC October 2019 to 081000UTC November 2019. Exercise Airspace, as defined at Paragraph 2 and depicted on Annex A, will be closed for specified periods to civil and non-exercise military aircraft.

2  EXERCISE AIRSPACE

2.1  Butterworth Radar shall be the coordinating authority for the Exercise Airspace. Butterworth Radar will release the Exercise Airspace back for civil use within the ADEX window period if not required.

2.2  The Exercise Airspace encompasses portions of the Kuala Lumpur FIR, as described below and depicted at Chart 1 to this AIP Supplement.

Area (boundary)Vertical LimitAffected Route
2.2.1

ADEX AREA (WMR 109 AND EXTENDED EASTERN)

053002.00N 1022354.00E, 045212.00N 1023859.00E, 035949.00N 1021152.00E, 040240.98N 1014721.10E, 043930.72N 1011432.19E, 052015.99N 1010200.24E and 053224.37N 1020408.19E (Excluding Ipoh CTR below 11000FT and Kota Bharu TMA).

* Civil and non-exercise military aircraft may operate up to the limits of the non-exercise airspace. Military exercise aircraft will operate and maintain a lateral buffer of 5 NM within the ADEX Area.

GND toFL500

G466

Y345

Y346

2.2.2

WMR109

Refer to AIP Malaysia ENR 5.1-4

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2.2.3

ADEX Transit Corridor : Gong Kedak CTR – ADEX Area

053038.67N 1020950.47E, 054925.93N 1022649.19E, 054612.70N 1023040.69E and 052947.01N 1021549.42E.

6,000FT to10,000FT

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2.2.4

DZ TEKAH

10 NM Radius of 045153.00N 1004300.00E.

GND to10,000 FT

W530

W531

2.2.5

BANDING AREA

052607.72N 1010303.67E, 054510.19N 1014702.72E, 053224.37N 1020408.19E and 052015.99N 1010200.24E.

GND to10,000FT

W546

2.2.6

DZ NANGKA

10 NM radius of 054832.00N 1023134.00E.

GND to 10,000FT

W540

2.2.7

DZ SUNGAI BESAR

10 NM radius of 033632.24N 1005946.55E.

SFC to5,000 FT

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2.2.8

DZ PENOR

10 NM radius of 033852.36N 103 2207.21E.

SFC to 10,000 FT

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2.2.9

WMD420

SFC to FL500

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2.2.10

DZ SEBERANG PERAK

040500.00N 1004000.00E, 040500.00N 1011500.00E, 035000.00N 1011500.00E and 035000.00N 1004000.00E.

GND to8,000 FT

A457

W545

A464

2.2.11

DZ PANGKOR

8NM radius of 041449.00N 10033242.00E.

GND to7,000 FT

A457

2.2.12

TG HANTU

041648.48N 1003743.68E, 042854.56N 1003153.61E, 043848.76N 1000917.80E, 043606.00N 995828.00E, 042126.17N 995808.33E and 040905.78N 1001646E.

SFC to FL600

Y347

B466

A457

2.3  Schedule flight may expect delays and radar vector during the ADEX window period as listed in the schedule in Annex B.

2.4  During the ADEX window period, WMR102B shall not be activated.

3  SUSPENSION OF OPERATIONS ON SEGMENTS OF ATS ROUTE

3.1  All aircraft movements within the following ATS route segments will be temporarily suspended throughout the exercise period. Flights which would normally flight plan to operate along these route segments will plan via the alternate route instead:

ATS RouteAffected SegmentAlternate Route
G466

VKB to 79DME VKL

VKB M751/W540 to 045202.80N 1024956.43E to intercept R208 till 035102N 1021857E
DCT PULIP G466 and vice versa

Y345

MATSU to GUGIT

R208 to 045202.80N 1024956.43E
M751/W540 VKB

Y346

LASOB to PULIP

VKR R208 till 035102N 1021857E
DCT PULIP G466

W540VKB to GUGIT from
7,500FT to 10,000FT.

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Y347GUNIP to DAKUS

GUNIP R467 VKL

B466VBA to GUNIP

VBA DCT GOBAS R467 GUNIP

4  REQUESTS FOR CLEARANCES INTO EXERCISE AIRSPACE

4.1  The intense aerial activities pose a threat and potentially hazardous to civil aircraft operation. Therefore, civil and non-exercise military aircraft should not enter/operate into Exercise Airspace during period of activity.

4.2  However, in the event that diversion into Exercise Airspace is unavoidable due to excessive weather or emergency, Air Traffic Service Unit (ATSU) shall liaise with the coordinating authority (Butterworth Radar) for approval. All clearance shall be in accordance to the condition(s) imposed by the coordinating authority. Pilots of such flights shall conform strictly to the ATC clearance issued.

5  IDENTIFICATION OF NON-EXERCISE AIRCRAFT

5.1  All non-exercise SSR transponder-equipped aircraft when operating in the Kuala Lumpur FIR during the exercise period shall have their transponders set to their allocated SSR codes. If a code has not been allocated, they should set Mode 3/A Code 2000.

6  RESTRICTIONS AND PROCEDURES

6.1  BUTTERWORTH TMA, KUANTAN TMA AND GONG KEDAK CTR

6.1.1  Butterworth TMA : SFC to FL245

Kuantan TMA : SFC to FL245

Gong Kedak CTR : SFC to 4,500FT

6.1.2  Butterworth and Gong Kedak ATC will provide separation and co-ordination between exercise traffic and prior notified non-exercise traffic throughout the period of activation.

6.1.3  Regular scheduled civil traffic will be coordinated with exercise traffic to permit normal operation where possible within the Butterworth and Kuantan TMAs. However, some routing restrictions can be expected during the period of the exercise.

6.2  Non-scheduled civil and non-exercise military traffic will be able to operate within Butterworth TMA and Gong Kedak CTR provided that prior permission is obtained in accordance with AIP Malaysia AD 1.1 – 1 and AD 1.1 – 2.

6.2.1  Scheduled civil flights that are unable to adhere to their published timings are to notify the Joint Air Traffic Control Centre (JATCC) through the appropriate ATCC Watch Manager as soon as delays are identified prior to departure.

7  COORDINATION TELEPHONE AND FACSIMILE NUMBERS

UnitContact Details
Kuala Lumpur ACCPhone:

+603 – 7846 5458

+603 – 7847 3573

Fax:+603 – 7847 3572
Kota Bharu TowerPhone:+609 – 7739 026
Butterworth ApproachPhone:+604 – 331 9740
Gong Kedak TowerPhone:+609 – 6974 668
Squadron 320 Air Defence (Kuantan)Phone:

+609 – 540 2501

+609 – 540 2502

Kuantan ApproachPhone:+609 – 538 5232
JATCCPhone:+603 – 7846 2123
Fax:+603 – 7846 5605

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Figure 1. ADEX 2019
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Figure 2. ANNEX B ADEX 2019
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