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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@caam.gov.my

URL: aip.caam.gov.my

AIP Supplement for Malaysia

AIP SUP

18/2020

Effective from 26 NOV 2020

to UFN

Published on 26 NOV 2020

  KUALA LUMPUR FLIGHT INFORMATION REGION
PENANG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
PAVEMENT REHABILITATION AND ITS ASSOCIATED WORKS
WORK SCHEDULE AND MOVEMENT AREAS RESTRICTION

1  INTRODUCTION

1.1  The Penang International Airport is undergoing airfield pavement upgrading & rehabilitation exercise. The working areas for the airfield pavement upgrading & rehabilitation exercise are provided in Appendix 1 of this Supplement.

2  PURPOSE

2.1  The purpose of this AIP Supplement is to notify the aviation industry of the schedule and the extent of the work areas due to construction activities on the aircraft movement areas, as well as the changes and restrictions on the movement areas at the Runway and Taxiways of Penang International Airport. These include closures to portion[s] of Taxiway.

2.2  The overall construction works are expected to take thirty three (33) weeks.

3  WORK STAGES AND TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF MOVEMENT AREAS

3.1  The works activities are divided into four (4) main stages as per general sequence outlined in Table 3.1 of this Supplement. Durations are indicative and exact dates and times will be circulated by NOTAM with reference to this supplement.

StageLocationScheduleActivityRestrictions
Stage 1TWY B17/8/2020to26/10/2020(70 days)Upgrading of
existing pavement from flexible to rigid pavement.
TWY B not usable
Stage 2ARunway 27/10/2020to17/11/2020(21 days)Rehabilitation of flexible pavementTHR 04 to be
displaced &TWY A/04 not
usable
Stage 2BRunway18/11/2020to18/12/2020(30 days)Rehabilitation of flexible pavementTHR 04 to be
displaced &TWY A/04 not
usable
Stage 3Holding Point TWY A/04 to Runway Edge27/10/2020to24/2/2021(120 days)Upgrading of
existing pavement from flexible to rigid pavement.
THR 04 to be
displaced &TWY A/04 not
usable
Stage 4ATWY A
(Intersection Taxiway E)
19/12/2020to25/1/2021(45 days)Rehabilitation of flexible pavementTHR 04 to be
displaced, TWY A/04 &
TWY E not usable
Stage 4BTWY A
(Intersection Taxiway F)
25/2/2021to25/3/2021(30 days)Rehabilitation of flexible pavementTWY F not usable
Inspection
for
Pavement Marking
 26/3/2021to7/4/2021(14 days)  
Inspection
for AGL
 26/3/2021to7/4/2021(14 days)  
Final
Inspection
 26/3/2021to7/4/2021(14 days)  

Table 3.1

3.2  The detail areas for each stage is provided in Appendix 2 of this Supplement.

4  CONSTRUCTION WORKING HOURS

4.1  Construction works will be carried out progressively in accordance to the works stages in order to minimize disruptions to the operation.

4.2  Construction works for Stage 1, Stage 4A and Stage 4B will be carried out during normal airport operational hours or up to twenty four (24) hours.

4.3  Construction works for Stage 2A, Stage 2B and Stage 3 will be carried out during airport closure hours from 1600 UTC to 2200 UTC (12:00 A.M. to 06:00 A.M. local time) as to be notified by NOTAM.

4.4  The affected working areas will be closed and barricaded for construction works.

5  MOVEMENT AREAS AND RESTRICTIONS

5.1  The declared distances for Stage 2A, Stage 2B, Stage 3 and Stage 4A during the THR 04 displacement are as follows:

RWYTORA(M)ASDA(M)TODA(M)LDA(M)
04268626862686NU
222952295233522952

5.2  The restricted movement areas and available movement areas during the construction for each work stage is provided in Appendix 3 of this Supplement.

6  REGULATIONS ON MOVEMENT AREAS

6.1  No aircraft movement is allowed at closed portions of runway and taxiways.

6.2  The routes to be used by aircraft when taxiing into, on and out of the Apron will be specified by Air Traffic Control. The issuance by Air Traffic Control of a taxi route to an aircraft does not relieve the pilot-in-command of the responsibility to maintain separation with other aircraft on the movement area or to comply with Air Traffic Control directions intended to regulate aircraft movement.

7  PRECAUTIONS

7.1  During the construction period, pilots are advised to take note of the precautions on the presence of open excavation, workers, construction materials and construction equipment.

8  IMPLEMENTATION

8.1  This AIP Supplement and relevant charts will be applicable during the whole of the construction period.

9  CANCELLATION

9.1  This AIP Supplement will remain current until the works have been completed.

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Figure 1. APPENDIX 1 18/2020
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Figure 2. APPENDIX 2 18/2020
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Figure 3. APPENDIX 3 18/2020
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