PART 1 - GENERAL (GEN)

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GEN 0.1  PREFACE

0.1.1  NAME OF PUBLISHING AUTHORITY

0.1.1.1 The AIP Malaysia is published by the authority of the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia.

0.1.2  APPLICABLE ICAO DOCUMENTS

  1. ICAO Annex 15 - Aeronautical Information Service;

  2. ICAO Annex 14 - Aeronautical Charts;

  3. ICAO Doc 8126 - AIS Manual;

  4. ICAO Doc 8697 - Aeronautical Chart Manual

  5. ICAO Doc 10066 - Procedures for Air Navigation Services - Aeronautical Information Management (PANS-AiM)

0.1.2.1 Differences to ICAO Standards, Recommended Practices and Procedures are listed under subsection GEN 1.7.
0.1.2.1 The AIP is prepared in accordance with the Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) of Annex 15 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation and the Aeronautical Information Services Manual (ICAO DOC 8126). Charts contained in the AIP are produced in accordance with Annex 4 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation and the Aeronautical Chart Manual (ICAO DOC 8697). Differences from ICAO Standards, Recommended Practices and Procedures are given in subsection GEN 1.7.

0.1.3  Publication Media

0.1.3.1 The Malaysia Aeronautical Information Products comprising AIP Malaysia, AIP Amendments, AIP Supplements, Aeronautical Information Circulars and Monthly NOTAM Summary at https://aip.caam.gov.my

0.1.4  THE AIP STRUCTURE AND ESTABLISHED REGULAR AMENDMENT INTERVAL

0.1.4.1  The AIP Structure.

The AIP forms part of the Integrated Aeronautical Information Package, details of which are given in subsection GEN 3.1. The principal structure is shown in graphic form on page GEN 0.1-4. The AIP is made up of three Parts, General (GEN), En-route (ENR) and Aerodromes (AD), each divided into sections and subsections as applicable, containing various types of information subjects.

0.1.4.1.1  Part 1 — General (GEN)

Part 1 consists of five sections containing information as briefly described hereafter.

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Preface; Record of AIP Amendments; Record of AIP Supplements; Checklist of AIP pages; List of hand amendments to the AIP; and the Table of Contents to Part 1.

GEN 1. — National Regulations And Requirements.

Designated authorities; Entry, transit and departure of aircraft; Entry, transit and departure of passengers and crew; Entry, transit and departure of cargo; Aircraft instruments, equipment and flight documents; Summary of national regulations and international agreements/ conventions; and Differences from ICAO Standards, Recommended Practices and Procedures.

GEN 2. — Tables And Codes.

Measuring system, aircraft markings, holidays; Abbreviations used in AIS publications; Chart symbols; Location indicators; List of radio navigation aids; Conversion tables; and Sunrise/ Sunset tables.

GEN 3. — Services.

Aeronautical information services; Aeronautical charts; Air traffic services; Communication services; Meteorological services; and Search and rescue.

GEN 4. — Charges For Aerodromes / Heliports And Air Navigation Services.

Aerodrome/heliport charges; and Air navigation services charges.

0.1.4.1.2  Part 2 — En-Route (ENR)

Part 2 consists of seven sections containing information as briefly described hereafter.

ENR 0.

Preface; Record of AIP Amendments; Record of AIP Supplements; Checklist of AIP pages; List of hand amendments to the AIP; and the Table of Contents to Part 2.

ENR 1. — General Rules And Procedures.

General rules; Visual flight rules; Instrument flight rules; ATS airspace classification; Holding, approach and departure procedures; Radar services and procedures; Altimeter setting procedures; Regional supplementary procedures; Air traffic flow management; Flight planning; Addressing of flight plan messages; Interception of civil aircraft; Unlawful interference; and Air traffic incidents.

ENR 2. — Air Traffic Services Airspace.

Detailed description of Flight information region (FIR); Upper flight information regions (UIR); Terminal control areas (TMA); and Other regulated airspace.

ENR 3. — ATS Routes.

Detailed description of Lower ATS routes; Upper ATS routes; Area navigation routes; Helicopter routes; Other routes; and En-route holding. (Note - Other types of routes which are specified in connection with procedures for traffic to and from aerodromes are described in the relevant sections and subsections of Part 3 - Aerodromes.)

ENR 4. — Radio Navigation Aids / Systems.

Radio navigation aids - en-route; Special navigation systems; Name-code designators for significant points; and Aeronautical ground lights - en-route.

ENR 5. — Navigation Warnings.

Prohibited, restricted and danger areas; Military exercise and training areas; Other activities of a dangerous nature; Air navigation obstacles - en-route; Aerial sporting and recreational activities; and Bird migration and areas with sensitive fauna.

ENR 6. — En-Route Charts.

En-route Chart - ICAO and index to charts.

0.1.4.1.3  Part 3 — Aerodromes (AD)

Part 3 consists of four sections containing information as briefly described hereafter.

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Preface; Record of AIP Amendments; Record of AIP Supplements; Checklist of AIP pages; List of hand amendments to the AIP; and the Table of Contents to Part 3.

AD 1. — Aerodromes / Heliports.

Introduction - aerodrome / heliport availability; Rescue and fire fighting services; Index to aerodromes and heliports; and Grouping of aerodromes/heliports.

AD 2. — Aerodromes.

Detailed information about aerodromes, including helicopter landing areas, if located at the aerodromes.

AD 3. — Heliports.

Detailed information about heliports (not located at the aerodromes).

AD 4. — Other Aerodromes.

0.1.4.2  Regular Amendment Interval
0.1.4.2.1 Regular amendments to the AIP will be issued once every three months. The effective dates will follow the AIRAC cycle dates as follows:
EFFECTIVE DATE

03 MAR 2016

26 MAY 2016

18 AUG 2016

10 NOV 2016

25 MAR 2021

20 MAY 2021

12 AUG 2021

04 NOV 2021

24 MAR 2022

19 MAY 2022

11 AUG 2022

03 NOV 2022

23 MAR 2023

18 MAY 2023

10 AUG 2023

02 NOV 2023

21 MAR 2024

16 MAY 2024

08 AUG 2024

31 OCT 2024

20 MAR 2025

15 MAY 2025

07 AUG 2025

30 OCT 2025

0.1.5  SERVICE TO CONTACT IN CASE OF DETECTED AIP ERRORS OR OMISSIONS

0.1.5.1 In the compilation of the AIP, care has been taken to ensure that the information contained therein is accurate and complete. Any errors and omissions which may nevertheless be detected, as well as any correspondence concerning the Integrated Aeronautical Information Package, should be referred to:
Post:

Aeronautical Information Services
Civil Aviation Authority Of Malaysia
Level 4, Podium Block B,
No. 27, Persiaran Perdana,
Precinct 4,
62618 Putrajaya,
Malaysia.