IVAO Venezuela

Departamento de operaciones especiales

 

 

MILITARY PROHIBITED/DANGER/RESTRICTED AREAS

 

Venezuela (SVZM) FIR  PROHIBITED (SVP), DANGER (SVD) and RESTRICTED (SVR) areas:

 

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And THESE are the military-relevant areas (important to Special Operations activities):

 

ENR 5.1 Prohibited, Danger and Restricted Areas (section)

Identification, name and lateral limits

BDRY

Upper

Lower

RMK

 (Hour of activity, Type of restriction, Hazard,

interception risk)

1

2

3

PROHIBITED AREAS

 

 

 

SVP2501 – CARRIZALES (Vicinity of El Sombrero)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 092829N/0665007W; 091449N/0665007W; 091449N/0670407W; 092829N/0670407W  to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

CIV ACFT operating VFR will must establish contact with active ATC to coordinate crossing through the area.

 

SVP2502 - MARACAY (Lake of Valencia)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 102149N/0672447W; 100449N/0672447W; 100449N/0674427W; 102149N/0674427W  to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

CIV Air operations are allowed only prior authorization of SVZM_M_CTR/ SVBL_APP/SVBS_TWR or notifiy in the RMK section of his FP.

 

SVP2521 - LA ORCHILA (Island)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 115129N/0655607W; 113639N then along the clockwise arc of a circle of 12NM radius centered on 114812N/0660746W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Unspecified naval activity.

 

SVP2546 - FUERTE TIUNA (CARACAS)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 102853N/0665602W; 102907N/0665258W; 102512N/0665350W; 102519N/0665654W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Take-off and landing of helicopters within the premises of Fuerte Tiuna must be authorized with SVZM_M_CTR/SVFM_TWR or put the intentions in the remark section of FP.

 

SVP2547 - PALACIO DE MIRAFLORES (CARACAS)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 103001N/0665438W; 103101N/0665438W; 103101N/0665538W; 103001N/0665538W; 103001N/0665438W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Take-off and landing of helicopters within the premises of

the Miraflores with SVZM_M_CTR/SVFM_TWR or put the intentions in the remark section of FP.

 

SVP2548 - LA CASONA (CARACAS)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 102922N/0665010W; 102922N/0664956W; 102908N/0664956W; 102908N/0665010W; 102922N/0665010W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Unspecified activity

 

 

 

 

 

Identification, name and lateral limits

BDRY

Upper

Lower

RMK

 (Hour of activity, Type of restriction, Hazard,

interception risk)

1

2

3

RESTRICTED AREAS

 

 

 

SVR2503 - TURIAMO (Puerto Cabello)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 103429N/0674747W; 102249N/0674747W; 102249N/0680247W; 103429N/0680247W to point of origin.

 

7000FT

GND

Unspecified naval activity.

 

SVR2520A - HYDROELECTRIC COMPLEX RAUL LEONI

Circle centered on 074619N/0630036W de radio de 20NM / within a 20NM radius.

 

FL50

GND

PERM, Protection to facilities relative to hydropower generation at Guri dam.

Civil air OPS limited to OPR at “Tocomita” AD, under knowledge of jurisdictional ATC or indicating intentions in remark section of FP.

Over flight of this zone only is allowed within designated routes issued in AIP, from minimum en route altitude (MEA).

Forbidden over flight at: Raul Leoni dam (Guri) and areas on the distribution yard..

 

SVR2525 - GUAJIRA

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 104749N/0714147W; 105719N/0714447W; 114649N/0712307W; 113819N/0715847W; 104748N/0722507W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Unspecified activity.

H24 This restriction does not applies on route G445, A552, R640, B553, from MEA TIL UNL. Official missions within this airspace require indications of intentions in Remark section of FP.

 

SVR2526 - FUERTE TEREPAIMA

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 095649N/0690007W; 094649N/0690007W; 094529N/0691207W; 095649N/0691407W to point of origin.

 

FL200

GND

Unspecified antiaircraft activity. Performing maneuvers and firing exercises air / ground 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week. CIV Aircraft operating under VFR must make contact in SVBM_APP to in FREQ coordination to crossing

area.

 

SVR2527 -  MAY. BUENAVENTURA

VIVAS GUERRERO AIRBASE (SANTO DOMINGO,

TÁCHIRA STATE)

Circle centered on 073354N/0720206W within a 5NM radius.

 

UNL

GND

PERM, H24, OPS of CIV ACFT will be under restrictions issue by Air Base Mayor Buenaventura Vivas Guerrero or SVZM_M_CTR ATC.

 

SVR2528 - SW ISLA LAS AVES /LAS AVES ISLAND

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 110655N/0672943W; 112155N/0674849W; 115819N/0673355W; 115801N/0673119W; 112029N/0671855W to point of origin.

 

FL190

1500FT

MIL ACFT training zone H24

 

SVR2531 - MILITARY OPERATIONS AREA (MOA) OF LIBERTADOR AND SUCRE  AIR BASES (ARAGUA STATE)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 102419N/0675747W; 102134N/0670712W; 091110N/0672556W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

PERM, H24

Restriction: Allowed joint CIV and MIL VFR FLT in HJ period under MIL Control. IFR OPS only will be allowed within AWY´s and routes issued in RNC-1 and RNC-2 charts or attending the authorizations given by the coordination between CIV and MIL Services liable to control ACFT´s in Maiquetía FIR. Terms of restriction: CIV ACFT´s not including in MIL OPS will select its level, depending from its magnetic heading. Each FLT must have prior authorization BFR entering to SVR2531, on visual reporting points: ORODI, SAN SEBASTIAN, LOS TEQUES, PUERTO CABELLO, VALENCIA, ATAMU and CALABOZO. While the ACFT be within SVR2531, must remain on hearing 119.3MHz FREQ, Libertador Approach and establish bidirectional communications, when needed. VFR OPS will be restricted when wheater conditions in SVR2531 area so dictates. Only if the DEST of the ACFT is SVBS, after contact Libertador APP Will switch to Sucre Control Tower. CIV air OPS in SVR2531, may be cancelled by Mil ATC, when it so decides. Military air corridors were implemented to be used for MIL ACFT from Air Bases Sucre and Libertador to accede training restricted areas through airways boundaring SVR2533, SVR2534 and SVR2535. Corridor orientation: R-122 VOR/DME BAL to SSB NDB crossing W14/W17 airways for arrival and outbound traffic to and from SVR2533 R-225 VOR/DME BAL to Belen town crossing W15/W14 airways for arrival and outbound traffic to and from SVR2534 and SVR2535. Air corridors will have 5NM on each side of radial axis and vertical FL100/FL140 for Belen and FL170/FL180 for SSB corridor. To use another procedures with MIL ACFT to entering and leaving the restricted areas or the Air Bases above indicated, must be establish the appropriate previous coordination between MIL and CIV ATS Offices.

Note: The Air Traffic Services given to CIV ACFT within restricted area SVR2531 by Libertador APP only will consist in flight information, radar surveillance and alert service. Maiquetia ACC will control all IFR FLT within W14 and UW14 airways. Over flight of Air Base El Libertador is forbidden. CIV OPS in this Air Base will be allowed with approbation of Active ATC or VE-SOD.

 

SVR2532 - CARACAS

(AREA METROPOLITANA)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 103204N/0664427W; 102449N/0664427W; 102729N/0665655W; 103204N/0665522W to point of origin.

 

12000FT

GND

 

• Civil and military air operations under VFR between 11:00 UTC and 10 minutes before sunset in accordance with Caracas Metropolitan Area Visual Chart are allowed.

• Any helicopter whose operation base is within this area may turn on and take-off from the heliports without present previously the flight plan through the most expeditious way to “Francisco de Miranda” Air Base ATS Military Unit .

• The authorization for operations of others aircrafts within this zone should be requested to Active ATC or indicate intentions in remark section of FP.

• All aircraft operating within the restricted zone must maintain two-way continuous communication with SVFM TWR in the frequency T/A 118.8 Mhz, SFC 121.8 Mhz, ATIS 127.6 Mhz.

• No aircraft shall enter on the aerodrome traffic circuit (ATZ) Miranda Air Base when visibility is less than 5 km and the cloud ceiling is below 1800FT.

• IFR/VFR flights affecting Maiquetia TMA with flight plan issued at Air Base Francisco de Miranda cannot start engine neither surface movement until have received clearance from ATC.

 

SVR2533 -

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 095247N/0670129W; 095620N/0661528W; 095236N/0661038W; 074344N/0661546W; 075700N/0672059W; 085209N/0671704W to point of origin.

 

UNL

FL140

North AWY W14/UW14 and W27/UW27,

East radial 190 VOR CBC,

South AWY W7/UW17,

West AWY W17/UW17.

Alternative ATS/ ACC Maiquetía

ATS Military

H24

Terms of the restriction:

Only will be provided flight information and alert to the ACFT under VFR within the limits of this area in lower airspace.

Remain Libertador APP 119.3MHZ FREQ contact.

Extreme caution due to training flight of military aircrafts. See /SVP2501.

 

SVR2534 -

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 095530N/0681209W; 082046N/0685159W; 075911N/0673026W; 085209N/0672747W; 095250N/0671146W to point of origin.

 

UNL

FL140

 North AWY W14/UW14,

East W15 and W17/UW17,

South W7/UW,

West G427/UG427.

Alternative ATS/ ACC Maiquetía

ATS Military

H24

Terms of the restriction:

Only will be provided flight information and alert to the ACFT under VFR within the limits of this area in lower airspace.

Remain Libertador APP 119.3MHZ FREQ contact.

Extreme caution due to training flight of military aircrafts.

 

SVR2535 -

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 095625N/0683435W; 095559N/0682253W; 082328N/0690150W; 083909N/0700255W to point of origin.

 

FL290

FL100

Restricted area to all civilian flight bounded by:

North AWY W14/UW14

East G427/UG427

South W7/UW7

West AWY A550/UA550.

Alternative ATS/ ACC Maiquetía

ATS Military

PERM, H24

Terms of the restriction:

Only will be provided flight information and alert to the ACFT under VFR within the limits of this area in lower airspace.

Remain Libertador APP 119.3MHZ FREQ contact

Extreme caution due to training flight of military aircrafts.

Remarks:

All civilian flights should follow instructions from military ATS liable to give air traffic control within airspaces under their liability, specially, at Air Bases Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda, Mariscal Sucre, El Libertador, Buenaventura Vivas and lower airspace within SVR2533, SVR2534 and SVR2535 areas. This directions and procedures obey to air security rules in order to provide a maximum of protection to the flights in areas of military and civilian operations.

 

SVR2536 - SOUTHEAST OF BARQUISIMETO (Lara state)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 095737N/0691951W; 095709N/0684855W; 084448N/0701142W; 091814N/0702831W to point of origin.

 

FL350

FL200

North AWY UW5 and UW14

East AWY UA550

Southwest UW7

West UW8

PERM, H24

Term of the restriction:

Civilian flights request prior permission and clearance from civil and military ATC Unit liable for operation in SVR2536.

 

SVR2537 - NORTH OF BARQUISIMETO (Lara State)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 104556N/0690835W; 110957N/0690132W then along the clockwise arc of a circle of 70NM radius centered on 100233N/0692107W (VOR/DME BRM); to 105114N/0682956W; 103356N/0684816W then along the counter clockwise arc of a circle of 45NM radius centred on 100233N/0692107W (VOR/DME BRM); to point of origin.

 

FL350

FL100

PERM, H24

Terms of the restriction:

IFR/VFR flights within this area require prior permission from civilian and military ATC Units liable for operation on that zone. Aircraft operating in this area must contact and keep on hearing Barquisimeto APP, for Flight Information and Alert Services.

 

SVR2538 - SOUTHEAST OF MARACAIBO (Zulia state)

Area bounded by then along the counter clockwise arc of a circle of 15NM radius centered on 103453N/0714253W (VOR/DME MAR); to 102318N/0715231W; 095608N/0721505W then along the clockwise arc of a circle of 50NM radius centered on 103453N/0714253W (VOR/DME MAR); to 103515N/0723336W to point of origin.

 

FL190

4000FT

ATS Military

(Alternative ATS APP Maracaibo)

PERM, H24

Terms of the restriction:

Military authority (Venezuelan Air Force) coordinated with

Maracaibo APP, is liable for air operations control within this

area. VFR civil aircraft operating in this area must contact and keep on hearing Maracaibo APP, for Flight Information and Alert Services. All IFR Flights must obtain prior permission from civil or military ATC Unit liable for operating in the Area.

 

SVR2540 - NORTH OF MARACAIBO (Zulia state)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 110451N/0714549W; 113450N/0714846W then along the clockwise arc of a circle of 60NM radius centered on 103453N/0714253W (VOR/DME MAR); to 112431N/0710819W; 105942N/0712537W then along the counter clockwise arc of a circle of 30NM radius centered on 103453N/0714253W (VOR/DME MAR); to point of origin.

 

FL190

3000FT

ATS Military

(Alternative ATS APP Maracaibo)

PERM H24

Terms of the restriction:

Military authority (Venezuelan Air Force) coordinated with Maracaibo APP, is liable for air operations control within this area. VFR civil aircraft operating in this area must contact and keep on hearing Maracaibo APP, for Flight Information and Alert Services. All IFR Flights must obtain prior permission from civil or military ATC Unit liable for operating in the Area.

 

 

Identification, name and lateral limits

BDRY

Upper

Lower

RMK

 (Hour of activity, Type of restriction, Hazard,

interception risk)

1

2

3

DANGER AREAS

 

 

 

SVD2522 - LA ORCHILA (Island)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 114609N/0660107W; 114749N/0652007W; 124848N/0652007W; 130429N/0660307W; 120329N/0662747W; 115429N/0661857W to point of origin.

 

UNL

GND

Unspecified naval activity Will be issued a Notam, whenever activities take place.

 

SVD2530 - LA BLANQUILLA (Island)

Area bounded by lines joining successively the following points 130549N/0640607W; 113529N/0630846W; 112029N/0640006W; 113949N/0653047W to point of origin.

 

FL200

GND

Unspecified naval activity Will be issued a Notam, whenever activities take place.

 

 

Danger Area (D):  Airspace which may have in a given time a dangerous activity for aircrafts flights.

 

Prohibited Area (P): Airspace in which is prohibited aircraft overflights.

 

Restricted Area (R): Airspace in which the aircraft overflight are restricted within specific conditions.

 

PART OF ENR-5 NAVIGATION ALERTS

Complete ENR 5.1 Prohibited, Danger and Restricted Areas here:  http://www.inac.gob.ve/eBook_PagWeb/2015-02-05/html/eAIP/SV-ENR%205.1-es-ES.html

 

Use of MILITARY PROHIBITED, DANGER, RESTRICTED airspace

 

Within SVZM FIR and for Special Operation purposes, the Military Prohibited, Danger, Restricted airspaces have the following use:

 

-Temporary Reserved Airspace: SVR2503, SVR2520A, SVR2525, SVR2527, SVR2532, SVR2536, SVR2537, SVR2538, SVR2540.

 

-Temporary Segregated Airspace:  SVP2501, SVP2521

 

-Permanent Active Areas (with or without active ATC): SVP2502, SVP2546, SVP2547, SVP2548 (GAT and OAT traffic must comply with ENR-5 indications 24/7/356)

 

-Designate Military Training Areas:

  • Permanent Active (with or without Active ATC): SVR2526 (Fort Terepaima, Air-Ground), SVR2528 (Aves isle, Air-Air). All SO activities approved in IVAO R&R can be performed in these areas). (GAT and OAT traffic must comply with ENR-5 indications 24/7/356).
  • Temporary Reserved Airspace (upon ATC or NOTAM activation): SVR2531, SVR2533, SVR2534, SVR2535
  • Temporary Segregated Airspace (upon ATC or NOTAM activation):  SVD2522, SVD2530

 

 

 

For additional information about performing SO flights in Venezuela airspace:

 

LoA (Letter of Agreement)

 

AIRBASES

 

MILITARY FACILITIES