This briefing concerns every Pilot wishing to join the RFE. Please read it carefully to guarantee an efficient air traffic management and smooth flights for all Pilots.
⚫ You should plan to push/start-up 5 minutes before the booked slot.
⚫ You should plan to be airborne between -5 minutes and +10 minutes of the booked slot .
⚫ Flights should respect the assigned Gateway/Parking number
⚫ If you find another pilot on the same gateway or parking when you connect, you can choose another parking, or ask the Ground ATC.
⚫ Domestic flights have to connect on parking P1 , P2 or P9.
⚫ International flights have to connect on parking P10. If P10 is full, you can connect on P1 or P2.
⚫ P1 is reserved for B736/B738/ATR.
⚫ P2 is reserved for heavy aircrafts B763/A330/B747...etc..
⚫ P9 is reserved for light aircrafts including ATR or Q400 ...etc..
⚫ You must contact Algiers Ground (DAAG_GND) for initial contact.
⚫ If you are ready and on time, ask for startup or pushback and startup if you are on P10.
⚫ Clearances are issued during taxi in Algeria. Don't ask for departure clearance before Taxi.
⚫ Keep in mind that all clearances come from Algiers Control/Approach and are delivered by Ground or Tower.
⚫ Clearances format : "XXX, After departure, turn right and proceed direct BNA, climb and maintain FL140 initially".
⚫ In most cases, we give direct points after take off so don't execute a SID if a plain language instruction is given to you,however, if ATC tells you "XXX, SID4 departure, FL140 initially" , then you have to execute the SID.
⚫ Study all SID, and particularly how to intercept and follow a radial.
⚫ Generally, when cleared for an approach Rwy XX then follow the published procedure on charts.
⚫ Radar vectoring is also provided.
⚫ Expect visual approaches when weather permits it
⚫ If you are unable to perform a visual approach, inform the ATC, and a full procedure approach will be given instead.
⚫ Study also holding patterns as we expect a lot of traffic this day.
⚫Departure: Runway 27 or Runway 05 are commonly used.
⚫Arrival: Runway 09 or Runway 23 are commonly used.
⚫ Pilots must follow the routes provided.
⚫ In case you booked a VA flight, please ensure the route comply with the following document.
⚫ No STARS at DAAG, hence, charts are mandatory as they are necessary to follow properly approach procedures when authorized.
⚫ Use Jeppesen charts or any other charts format as long as they are up-to-date.
⚫ You can find also free AIP charts here for reference.
It is mandatory to use Algiers Real Scenery available here for FS9/FSX/P3D. It is the only scenery with the new terminal.