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List the Aeronautical Charts used in NZ for Operations under IFR and VFR.

VFR

Visual Planning Charts (VPC)

1:1,000,000 series shows all designated airspace and special use airspace. Some aeronautical information associated with low level flight or in terminal areas (such as low flying zones and visual reporting points) is not shown.

  • There are 2 charts in the VPC — 1:1,000,000 series printed on 1 sheet.

 

Visual Navigation Charts (VNC)

1:500,000 series shows selected aeronautical information up to the lower level of the upper CTA. Some aeronautical information associated with low level flight or in terminal areas (such as low flying zones and visual reporting points) is not shown.

  • There are 6 charts in the VNC — 1:500,000 series printed on 3 sheets.

1:250,000 series provides complete aeronautical information up to the lower level of the upper CTA.

  • There are 14 charts in the VNC — 1:250,000 series printed on 7 sheets

1:125,000 series provides complete aeronautical information in the Terminal area up to the lower level of the upper CTA.

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