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Notam Format
<strong>Notam Format</strong>

<strong>Sample NOTAM</strong>
A1470/10 NOTAMN Q)EGTT/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/5129N00028W005
A)EGLL
B)1004282000
C)1006300800 EST
E)RWY09327L DUE WIP NO CENTERLINE AND TDZ LIGHTS AVBL

<strong>Decoding Sample NOTAM</strong>
A1470/10 NOTAMN
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<td>A1470/10</td>
<td>one letter to indicate the Series, a 4-digit NOTAM number followed by a stroke and two digits to indicate the year.</td>
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<td>NOTAMN</td>
<td>Suffix N Indicates this is a new NOTAM. Other options are R for NOTAM replacing another or C for one cancelling another</td>
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Q)EGTT/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/5129N00028W005
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<td>Q)</td>
<td>This is the "Q" or qualifier line, it always starts Q) and contains the following fields, each separated by a stroke.</td>
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<td>EGTT</td>
<td>FIR (here EGTT, London FIR)</td>
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<td>Q<strong>MR</strong>XX</td>
<td>Q Group second and third letters – it conserns a runway</td>
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<td>QMR<strong>XX</strong></td>
<td>Q Group remaining details in plain language</td>
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<td>IV</td>
<td>Indicates that this is significant for IFR and VFR traffic</td>
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<td>NBO</td>
<td>Indicates for immediate attention of aircraft operators, for inclusion in Prefflight Information Bulletins (PIBs) and Operationally significant for IFR flights.</td>
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<td>A</td>
<td>Indicates scope, here Aerodrome, others are E (en- route) or W (nav warning)</td>
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<td>000/999</td>
<td>lower and upper limits expressed as a flight level. In this case it has been left as the default as it is not applicable.</td>
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<td>5129N00028W005</td>
<td>Indicates the geographical center and radius of influence, always this number of digits. In this case the radius is 5 n.m.</td>
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A)EGLL
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<td>ICAO indicator of the aerodrome or FIR (London Heathrow) can include more than one FIR</td>
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B)1004282000
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<td>Date/time group (UTC) when this NOTAM becomes effective</td>
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C)1006300800 EST
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<td>Date/time group (UTC) when the NOTAM ceases to be effective. All NOTAM with EST remain in force until cancelled or replaced.</td>
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E)RWY09327L DUE WIP NO CENTERLINE AND TDZ LIGHTS AVBL
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<td>NOTAM text using ICAO abbreviations</td>
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Source: ICAO Annex 15

See also:
<a title="Notices to Airmen (NOTAM)" href="http://flightcrewguide.com/wiki/rules-regulations/notices-airmen-notam/">Notices to Airmen</a>



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