Tag: equal time points (etp)

ETOPS Update for Bizav Operators

ETOPS Update for Business Aircraft Operators

When flying longer routings over water and remote areas, business aircraft operators need to be aware of Extended Operations (ETOPS) rules and required certification. If you’re operating scheduled commercial or charter (non-scheduled commercial) flights, there are ETOPS requirements, certifications and alternate flight plans to note, depending on the aircraft’s state of authority. It’s important to […]

January 8, 2013 | 2 Comments More
Customizing Flight Planning Formats for ETP and FIR Boundary Information

Customizing Flight Planning Formats for ETP and FIR Boundary Information

Equal time points (ETPs) and flight information region (FIR) boundary information are significant elements on your flight plan and warrant your attention when reviewing a flight plan format. The flight plan format should contain specific information and relevant calculations for ETPs, which are used when entering into regions […]






December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments More