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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

AIC for Malaysia

AIC

01/2021

Effective from 25 MAR 2021

to PERM

Published on 25 MAR 2021

  AIR NAVIGATION FACILITIES CHARGES (ANFC)
NAME CHANGE TO ROUTE AIR NAVIGATION SERVICES (RANS) CHARGES

1  INTRODUCTION

1.1 The purpose of this circular is to notify all relevant operators and aviation partners regarding ANFC name change to Route Air Navigation Services (RANS) Charges. Please note that the name change will not impact billing addresses, company identification, and invoicing information.
1.2 All flights entering the airspace within the boundaries of Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu Flight Information Regions (except exempted flights in GEN 4.2 para 6) are subjected to air navigation services charges which shall be payable to the Authority at the rates specified in the Civil Aviation (Fees and Charges) Regulations 2016.
1.3 The distance calculations are based on Flight Planning Requirement for Aircraft Operating in Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu FIR.

2  RANS LIVE PORTAL

2.1 The RANS Live portal is a one-stop-shop for our clients to view their bills and related aircraft movement reports. It publishes news and announcements about Route Air Navigation Services (RANS) and provides relevant information that is of interest to aviation operators. Operators shall contact ATM RANS Unit for the creation of company identification (CID) to enable access to the RANS portal. The contact details are available on the log-in page of the portal.
2.2 The RANS live portal is accessible at: rans.caam.gov.my.

3  AIRCRAFT WEIGHT

3.1 The weight of the aircraft shall be the maximum take-off weight as indicated in the Certificate of Airworthiness (CoA).

4  STRUCTURE OF ROUTE AIR NAVIGATION SERVICE (RANS) CHARGES:

The formula for calculation of RANS charges is as follows:

4.1 RANS Charges = MTOW x Distance Flown

Descriptions:

  1. MTOW

    MTOW is the Maximum Take-off Weight of aircraft in ‘kilogram’. The calculation of RANS charges is based on MTOW as indicated in TABLE below:

    RANSC RATE

    Aircraft MTOWRate
    Not exceeding 2,500 KG10 cent per nautical mile
    Exceeding 2,500 KG but not exceeding 5,000 KG20 cent per nautical mile
    Exceeding 5,000 KG but not exceeding 45,000 KG30 cent per nautical mile
    Exceeding 45,000 KG but not exceeding 90,000 KG40 cent per nautical mile
    Exceeding 90,000 KG but not exceeding 135,000 KG50 cent per nautical mile
    Exceeding 135,000 KG60 cent per nautical mile
     Minimum charge RM10.00
  2. Distance Flown

    Distance flown in Nautical Mile

    Note 1: For flights flying/transiting through KK FIR and KL FIR will be issued separate invoices.

    Note 2: Please refer to AIC 02/2020 for the chargeable distances for flights operating within Kuala Lumpur FIR due to implementation of revised ATS Route Structure Asia to/from Europe/Middle East South of the Himalayas.

5  PAYMENT

5.1 Operators are responsible to make the payment of RANS charges inclusive of all bank charges such as agent banks’ charges.
5.2 Operators with credit arrangement with CAAM will be billed on a monthly basis. Payment must be made within 14 days of the date of issuance of the invoice.
5.3 Operators with no credit arrangement with CAAM will need to make payment through respective airports’ ground handlers prior to each flight departure utilising CID number issued by CAAM.
5.4 Payment of RANS Charges can be transferred through Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT) to the following bank account:
Account name: Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia / CAAM
Bank name: Public Islamic Bank
Branch:Putrajaya
Account no: 3811340215
Swift code:PBBE MYKL XXX
5.5 Clients are able to obtain receipts generated by the system from the portal upon completion of successful payment.

Note: Cash payment is not preferred.

6  EXEMPTION

6.1 The following classes of aircraft are exempted from payment of Route Air Navigation Service Charges:
  1. official aircraft of the Federal or a State Government, including military aircraft;

  2. official aircraft of Heads of State, Ministers and other dignitaries visiting Malaysia as State Guests;

  3. specified aircraft operated by Flying Clubs in Malaysia approved for the purpose of this Regulation by the Chief Executive Officer if the flight preceding the landing or following the take-off, as the case may be, has not been for the hire or reward or for any purpose other than club flying;

  4. aircraft engaged in search and rescue missions or exercise;

  5. aircraft which are required to return to the airport of departure or to an alternate airport due to circumstances beyond the control of the operator, such as malfunctioning of the aircraft equipment or closure of the destination airport after the departure of the aircraft;

  6. such other aircraft or classes of aircraft as the Chief Executive Officer may approve;

  7. flights between two unattended landing grounds;

  8. flights remaining within the aerodrome control zone or within a radius of 5 miles from the airport or within a designated adjacent training area.

7  QUERIES ON RANS INVOICES

7.1 Clients are welcomed to make any inquiries within 14 days from the date of issuance of the invoice. Please direct your inquiries (general / payment) providing the invoice number to following emails:
FLIGHT INFORMATION REGION / AREAEMAILQUERY
KUALA LUMPUR

query.rans@caam.gov.my

rans.abs@gmail.com

GENERAL
SABAHkk.rans@caam.gov.my
SARAWAKkuching.rans@caam.gov.my
ALLpayment.rans@caam.gov.myPAYMENT

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