No VFR flights within Mikonos TMA – Is this a joke?

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Q) LGGG/QFALT/IV/NBO/A /000/999/3726N02520E005
A) LGMK B) 1607290000 C) 1609302359
E) LGMK: DUE TO HEAVY SUMMER TRAFFIC AT MIKONOS TMA AND LGMK, REGULATIONS REGARDING VFR FLIGHTS ARE ISSUED AS FOLLOWS:

1. VFR FLIGHTS ARE NOT PERMITTED WITHIN MIKONOS TMA DURING THE FOLLOWING DAYS AND HOURS:
FRI 0800-SS PLUS30
SUN 0800-SS PLUS30

2. LOCAL HELICOPTER FLIGHTS FROM LANDING SPOTS (ZZZZ) TO LANDING SPOTS (ZZZZ) WITHIN MIKONOS CTR ARE NOT PERMITTED AT ALL DAYS AND TIMES.

STS/HOSPITAL, STATE, FIRE-FIGHTING AND HUMANITARIAN VFR FLIGHTS ARE EXEMPTED.

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Posted at 9pm on 14/07/16 | no comments | Filed under: General | 375 views

New version ( V 3.1 , 28/04/2016 ) of the VFR charts Greece are now available

We have the pleasure to inform you that a new version of the GAM (Greek Aviation Map) charts covering the Athinai FIR, the Version V 3.1 ( 28/04/2016, based on the Amendment 02/2016 AIP Greece), is now available.

Since the GAM team of pilots started with the first VFR charts covering the Athinai FIR (V 1.0 – 08/11/2010), they never stop listening to pilots and users of the charts to improve and provide a better and more practical tool.

They will continue to update the charts each time that the AIP Greece will come up with significant changes, giving each

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Posted at 7pm on 30/06/16 | no comments | Filed under: AOPA, General, News | 303 views