Turkey Warnings – Sources
FSB Risk Level: Three – Caution
Throughout 2016, there have been reports of GPS signal interference in Turkish airspace. Operations to LTAJ/Gaziantep should be carefully reviewed – proximate to Syrian border.
Reference: Notam A5848/16
Issued: December 27th, 2016, valid until: March 27th, 2017
Plain English: Expect GPS interference in Turkish Airspace
A5848/16 NOTAMR A4757/16 Q) LTAA/QGWXX/IV/NBO/E /000/999/3856N03709E423 A) LTAA B) 1612270723 C) 1703270700 EST E) RECENTLY, GPS SIGNAL OUTAGES HAVE BEEN REPORTED BY THE PILOTS OF THE AIRCRAFT OPERATING WITHIN SOME PARTS OF ANKARA FIR. AIRCRAFT OPERATORS OPERATING WITHIN ANKARA FIR ARE ADVICED TO BE CAUTIOUS ABOUT GPS OUTAGES.
Reference: Notam A5941/16
Issued: Dec 31st, 2016, valid until: March 31st, 2017
Plain English: Gaziantep Airport is very close to the Syrian border. Potential danger.
A5941/16 NOTAMN Q) LTAA/QFALT/IV/NBO/A /000/999/3657N03729E005 A) LTAJ B) 1612310700 C) 1703310650 EST E) AD CLOSED TO VFR TRAINING FLIGHTS DUE TO MILITARY OPERATION CLOSE TO GAZIANTEP TMA. OTHER AIRSPACE USERS MUST BE CAUTIOUS.