Anchorage airspace shut down tomorrow in the AM

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A NOTAM has been published that will affect flight in the area during President Obama's planned visit.

[h=2]30 NM RADIUS TFR[/h]Location
On the ANCHORAGE VOR/DME (TED) 022 degree radial at 6.7 nautical miles.
From the surface up to but not including 18,000 feet MSL.

Times
5:00 AM local until 8:00 AM local Tuesday, April 29, 2014

[h=2]10 NM RADIUS NO-FLY ZONE[/h]Location
On the ANCHORAGE VOR/DME (TED) 022 degree radial at 6.7 nautical miles.
From the surface up to but not including 18,000 feet MSL.

Times
5:00 AM local until 8:00 AM local Tuesday, April 29, 2014

[h=2]Affected Public Use Airports[/h]
2OK Alaska Rgnl Hospital
PAMR Merrill Field
PALH Lake Hood
PANC Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl
3C3 Campbell Lake SPB
Z40 Goose Bay
D72 D&C Fire Lake Flying Club
PABV Birchwood
6A7 Brocker Lake
PAGQ Big Lake
L95 Jones Landing
D71 Beaver Lake
D75 Blodgett Lake
PAWS Wasilla
5HO Hope
4A3 Lake Lucille

3A3 Seymour Lake SPB
T66 Visnaw Lake
5L6 Wasilla Lake
29A Island Lake
3K9 Upper Wasilla Lake
A13 Bold
3H3 Cottonwood Lake
AQY Girdwood
99Z Finger Lake
4AK0 Niklason Lake
78Z Nancy Lake
2D3 Gooding Lake
AK1 Butte Muni
MFN Minuteman Lake
PAAQ Palmer Muni



[h=2]Additional Notes:[/h]No pilots may operate an aircraft in the areas covered by this NOTAM (except as described).

Except as specified below and/or unless authorized by ATC in consultation with the air traffic security coordinator via the domestic events network (DEN):

A. All aircraft operations within the 10 NMR area(s) listed above, known as the inner core(s), are prohibited except for: military aircraft directly supporting the United States Secret Service (USSS) and the office of the President of the United States. Coordinated and approved law enforcement, air ambulance and firefighting operations must receive approval prior to entering this airspace at 907-271-2711 to avoid potential delays. Regularly scheduled commercial passenger and all-cargo carriers operating under one of the following TSA-approved standard security programs/procedures: Aircraft Operator Standard Security Program (AOSSP), Full All-Cargo Aircraft Operator Standard Security Program (FACAOSSP), Model Security Program (MSP), Twelve Five Standard Security Program (TFSSP) All Cargo, Or All-Cargo International Security Procedure (ACISP) and are arriving into and/or departing from 14 CFR Part 139 airports.

B. For operations within the airspace between the 10 NMR and 30 NMR area(s) listed above, known as the outer ring(s): All aircraft operating within the outer ring(s) listed above are limited to aircraft arriving or departing local airfields, and workload permitting, ATC may authorize transit operations. Aircraft may not loiter. All aircraft must be on an active IFR or VFR flight plan with a discrete code assigned by an air traffic control (ATC) facility. Aircraft must be squawking the discrete code prior to departure and at all times while in the TFR and must remain in two-way radio communications with ATC.

C. The following operations are not authorized within this TFR: flight training, practice instrument approaches, aerobatic flight, glider operations, seaplane operations, parachute operations, ultralight, hang gliding, balloon operations, agriculture/crop dusting, animal population control flight operations, banner towing operations, sightseeing operations, maintenance test flights, radio controlled model aircraft operations, model rocketry, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), and utility and pipeline survey operations.

D. FAA recommends that all aircraft operators check NOTAMS frequently for possible changes to this TFR prior to operations within this region.


 

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Hmm, if they had some better pilots maybe they wouldn't need all that extra room....😆
 

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About 7:35 AM Air Force #1 flew up Eagle River valley, probably made his turn out of Elmendorf at Big Lake VOR .... thus no fireworks from Gorilla allowed .... :~)
 

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Sad part is .... all the way through Bush W ..... the commander and chief would get off the plane go to a hanhar and address the troops ..... the local media would know about it and the whole town .... state .... region would perk up, guess this little state is just not important enough any more. Aha ... the good old days, even Jimmy Carter went up to the Talkeetnas to fly fish for real big Grayling .... it is a different world ....
 

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Sad part is .... all the way through Bush W ..... the commander and chief would get off the plane go to a hanhar and address the troops ..... the local media would know about it and the whole town .... state .... region would perk up, guess this little state is just not important enough any more. Aha ... the good old days, even Jimmy Carter went up to the Talkeetnas to fly fish for real big Grayling .... it is a different world ....

He gave a speech at Elmo on his way to Japan in 2009... They had to order soldiers and airmen to the speech, since not enough volunteered to attend lol.
 
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