Guidance concerning Air Navigation in and above the NAT MNPSA
Field 10: Equipment
Radio Communication, Navigation and Approach Equipment Preceding the oblique stroke insert one or more of the following letters as appropriate:
if no COM/NAV/Approach aid equipment for the route to be flown is carried, or if the equipment is unserviceable;
if the prescribed COM/NAV/Approach aid equipment for the route to be flown is carried and is serviceable;
Data Link (see note i);
RNP type certification;
Radio with 8.33 kHz spacing;
Other equipment carried (see note ii).
The definition of “prescribed equipment” allowing the use of the letter “S” (“standard”) is the carriage of the equipment represented by the letters “V”, “F”, “O” and “L”.
If the letter “J” is used, specify the equipment carried in Item 18 with DAT/ followed by one or more of the following letters:
If the letter “Z” is used, specify the other equipment carried in field 18, preceded by COM/ and/or NAV/ as appropriate.
If an aircraft is suitably equipped, the letters “W” and “X” must be included, even if the FPL is for a flight which does not penetrate RVSM and/or MNPS airspace.
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