United Arab Emirates

Risk Level: Three - Caution

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Missiles fired by Yemeni rebels (Houthis) have reached Saudi Arabia multiple times, and they have threatened to fire at the UAE. In April 2019 a spokesman for the Houthis said - "Our missiles are capable of reaching Riyadh and beyond Riyadh, to Dubai and Abu Dhabi."

Current warnings list :

Source Reference Issued Valid to
United Arab Emirates Notam A1557/20 23 Jul 2020 Ongoing
Source: United Arab Emirates
Reference: Notam A1557/20
Issued: 23-Jul-20, valid until: Ongoing
Plain English: Risk from Houthi weapons targeting UAE territory
A1557/20
REFERENCE TO SAUDI ARABIA NOTAM W0337/20, DUE TO THE CONFLICT IN YEMEN BETWEEN THE LEGITIMATE GOVERNMENT AND IRANIAN-SUPPORTED HOUTHI MILITIA,THERE EXISTS THE POTENTIAL FOR HOUTHI WEAPONS TO AFFECT CIVIL AVIATION OPERATIONS BEYOND THE SANAA FIR. AS A RESULT, PILOTS SHALL KEEP LISTENING TO THE APPROPRIATE ATC FREQUENCIES AND SHALL STRICTLY ADHERE TO ATC INSTRUCTIONS WHEN FLYING IN THE EMIRATES FIR. IN ADDITION, UAE IS PUTTING IN PLACE MEASURES TO MITIGATE RISK THAT MIGHT RESULT FROM UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM CAPABILITIES THAT MAY TARGET AIR OPERATIONS WITHIN THE EMIRATES FIR.
23 JUL 09:52 2020 UNTIL PERM. CREATED: 23 JUL 09:52 2020