Heathrow ACP for Compton easterly departures – for the first ever, permanent concentrated PBN route possible over Englefield Green

Key Points Heathrow have submitted an ACP (Airspace Change Proposal)2 to the CAA to implement, by 2022, the very first ever permanent PBN (Precision Based Navigation) route, out of Heathrow, on the easterly Compton departure route, affecting Englefield Green, Egham, Virginia Water, etc.The existing Compton SID (Standard Instrument Departure), see Fig. 1, has not been flown for 30 [...]

Heathrow Consultation: Roadshow in Englefield Green: Wednesday 14 February, 12pm-8pm: The Village Centre, Victoria Street, ENGLEFIELD GREEN TW20 0QX

Introduction Heathrow is promoting two consultations simultaneously, one in relation to Airport Expansion (new runway and terminal infrastructure); the other in respect of Airspace Principles (changes to airspace and flight paths to accommodate the new runway). The consultation documents can be found at http://www.heathrowconsultation.com The deadline for responses is 28 March 2018. Status of consultations [...]