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Types of Charts Available

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−1−5. Where and How to Get Charts of

Foreign Areas

a. National Geospatial

−Intelligence Agency

(NGA) Products.

For the latest information regard-

ing publication availability visit the NGA website:
https://www.nga.mil/ProductsServices/Pages/de-
fault.aspx.

1. Flight Information Publication (FLIP)

Planning Documents.

General Planning (GP)
Area Planning
Area Planning 

− Special Use Airspace − 

Planning Charts

2. FLIP En Route Charts and Chart

Supplements.

Pacific, Australasia, and Antarctica
U.S. 

− IFR and VFR Supplements

Flight Information Handbook
Caribbean and South America 

− Low Altitude

Caribbean and South America 

− High Altitude

Europe, North Africa, and Middle East 

− 

Low Altitude

Europe, North Africa, and Middle East 

− 

High Altitude

Africa
Eastern Europe and Asia
Area Arrival Charts

3. FLIP Instrument Approach Procedures

(IAPs).

Africa
Canada and North Atlantic
Caribbean and South America
Eastern Europe and Asia
Europe, North Africa, and Middle East
Pacific, Australasia, and Antarctica
VFR Arrival/Departure Routes 

− Europe and Korea

U.S.

4. Miscellaneous DOD Charts and Products.

Aeronautical Chart Updating Manual (CHUM)
DOD Weather Plotting Charts (WPC)
Tactical Pilotage Charts (TPC)
Operational Navigation Charts (ONC)
Global Navigation and Planning Charts (GNC)

Jet Navigation Charts (JNC) and Universal Jet

Navigation Charts (JNU)

Jet Navigation Charts (JNCA)
Aerospace Planning Charts (ASC)
Oceanic Planning Charts (OPC)
Joint Operations Graphics 

− Air (JOG−A)

Standard Index Charts (SIC)
Universal Plotting Sheet (VP

−OS)

Sight Reduction Tables for Air Navigation (PUB249)
Plotting Sheets (VP

−30)

Dial

−Up Electronic CHUM

b. Canadian Charts.

Information on available

Canadian charts and publications may be obtained by
contacting the:

NAV CANADA
Aeronautical Publications
Sales and Distribution Unit
P.O. Box 9840, Station T 
Ottawa, Ontario K1G 6S8 Canada
Telephone: 613

−744−6393 or 1−866−731−7827

Fax: 613

−744−7120 or 1−866−740−9992

c. Mexican Charts.

Information on available

Mexican charts and publications may be obtained by
contacting:

Dirección de Navigacion Aereo
Blvd. Puerto Aereo 485
Zona Federal Del Aeropuerto Int’l
15620 Mexico D.F.
Mexico

d. International Civil Aviation Organization

(ICAO).

A free ICAO Publications and Audio

Visual Training Aids Catalogue 

is available from:

International Civil Aviation Organization
ATTN: Document Sales Unit
999 University Street
Montreal, Quebec
H3C 5H7, Canada
Telephone: (514) 954

−8022

Fax: (514) 954

−6769

E

−mail: sales_unit@icao.org

Internet: http://www.icao.org/cgi/goto.pl?icao/en/
sales.htm
Sitatex: YULCAYA
Telex: 05

−24513