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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

30/2021

Effective from 27 JUL 2021

to 02 AUG 2021

Published on 15 JUN 2021

  AIRSPACE CLOSURE KUALA LUMPUR FIR
MAJOR ROYAL MALAYSIA AIR FORCE (RMAF) AIR DEFENCE EXERCISE
EXERCISE PARADISE 8/2021 270001UTC JULY 2021 TO 020230UTC
AUGUST 2021

1  INTRODUCTION

1.1  Exercise Paradise 8/2021 will take place within the Kuala Lumpur FIR from 270001UTC JULY 2021 to 020230UTC August 2021. 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  Kuantan Approach shall be the coordinating authority for the Exercise Airspace. Kuantan Approach 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 Annex A 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 -053224.73N 1020408.19E

(EXCLUDING IPOH CTR BELOW 11000FT).

GND toFL 500

WITHIN

IPOH CTR:

11 000 FT

To FL 500

G466

Y345

Y346

Y514

2.2.2

ADEX TRANSIT CORRIDOR : GONG KEDAK CTR – ADEX AREA

053038.67N 1020950.47E - 054925.93N 1022649.19E - 054612.70N 1023040.69E - 052947.01N 1021549.42E

6 000 FT to10 000 FT

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2.2.3

ADEX TRANSIT CORRIDOR : KUANTAN TMA –
ADEX AREA

042800.82N 1022627.15E - 034806.48N 1031410.65E - 034416.15N 1031056.98E - 042327.01N 1022405.52E

6 000 FT to10 000 FT

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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  Military exercise aircraft shall operate and maintain a lateral buffer of 5 NM within the Exercise Airspace.

2.5  During the ADEX window period, WMR 105, WMR 106 and WMR 102B 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 GUNBO R208 till 035102.00N 1021857.00E DCT PULIP G466and vice versa
Y345

MATSU to GUGIT

R208 GUNBO M751/W540 VKB
Y514

EMPUR to GUPAR

Y514 EMPUR DCT (GUGIT) M751/W540 (GUNBO) R208 GUPAR Y514
Y346

LASOB to PULIP

VKR R208 till035102.00N 1021857.00E DCT PULIP G466
W540VKB to GUGIT from
7 500 FT to 10 000 FT.

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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 (Kuantan Approach) 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 FL 245

Kuantan TMA : SFC to FL 245

Gong Kedak CTR : SFC to 4 500 FT

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

CAPTAIN CHESTER VOO CHEE SOON

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY

MALAYSIA


  

AIRSPACE CLOSURE SCHEDULE (ALL TIMINGS IN UTC)
AREA/DATE27 JUL28 JUL29 JUL30 JUL1 AUG2 AUG

ADEX AREA:

WMR 109 AND EXTENDED EASTERN

0000-0330

0600-1000

0000-0300

0700-0900

1400-1700

0100-0200

0600-0800

1400-1600

0100-0200

1400-1600

0600-0800

1400-1600

0000-0230

ADEX TRANSIT CORRIDOR:

GONG KEDAK CTR-ADEX AREA

ADEX TRANSIT CORRIDOR:

KUANTAN TMA-ADEX AREA