Aeronautical Information Services

  Ethiopian Aeronautical Information Service, which forms part of Air Navigation Services Directorate of the ECAA, ensures the flow of information necessary for the safety, regularity and efficiency of international and national air navigation within Ethiopian airspace. We offer services to airlines, pilots and all those involved in flight planning and navigation in the Ethiopia and beyond.

  • Ethiopia Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP):This is static information which contains information of lasting (permanent) character essential to air navigation.
  • Ethiopia AIP Supplements (SUPs): These are temporary changes to the AIP, which are usually of long duration and contain comprehensive text and/or graphics.
  • Aeronautical Information Circulars (AICs): These notices relate to Safety, Navigation, Technical, Administrative or Legal Matters.
  • NOTAM: These notices concern the condition or change to any facility, service or procedure notified within the AIP. NOTAMs are available in the form of Pre-Flight Information Bulletins (PIB) using AIS current database.
  • Aeronautical Charts Service: ICAO Aeronautical Chart 1:1000, 000 is sold for customers with price and payment conditions listed in the AIP Ethiopia.
  • Ethiopia AIS Library Service: This is a library of foreign aeronautical information, ICAO documents, Jeppesen airways manuals; charts are available for reference purpose.

International NOTAM Office (NOF)

  The International NOTAM Office (NOF) is also responsible for flight planning and the provision of pre-flight information to aircraft operators. Flight plans may be filed in person or transmitted using AMHS directly to the office. The International NOTAM Office (NOF) can be reached by the following address:

  • Location: Addis Ababa Bole Int’l Airport
  • Telephone: (+251) 116 650 276 ,+251 116 650 200, Ext 280
  • Fax: +251 116 650 274
  • Email: caa.airnav@ethionet.et
  • AFTN (AMHS): HAABYNYX and HAABYFYX.
  • International NOTAM Office (NOF), P.O.Box 978, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Hours of Operation:24/7

AIS HEAD QUARTERS:

  The AIS Headquarters is solely responsible for the production and dissemination of all AIS publications.

  • Location: Around Addis Ababa Bole Int’l Airport
  • Telephone: +251 116 599 449, +251 116 650 200, Ext 153
  • Fax: +251 116 650 281
  • Email: caa.airnav@ethionet.et
  • AFTN (AMHS): HAAAGYGYX
  • Aeronautical Information Service, P.O.Box 978, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday (from 0500 -1400 UTC)

Sales of Publication:

  AIP Ethiopia including amendment service and AIP Supplement is distributed free of charge to ICAO and ICAO member States AIS offices on the basis of reciprocity. For any other subscribers, the price should be payable in U.S.D or equivalent in Birr based on the prevailing bank exchange rates as follows:

  • AIP……………………………………………………USD 100
  • AIP amendment per year……………………………..USD 12.20
  • AIP Supplement per year…………………………….USD 9.76
  • World Aeronautical Chart-ICAO 1:1,000,000……….USD 2.5 for one sheet
  • World Aeronautical Chart-ICAO 1:1,000,000……….USD 17.5 for 7 sheets
  • Postal Service…………………………………………USD 30

  The payment should be made to Civil Aviation Authority, Account No. 402 Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Airport Branch, Addis Ababa.

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