NOTAM


Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

NOTAM

[′nō‚tam]
(communications)
The aviation communications code word for “notice to airmen”; used to provide timely information or conditions which are essential to flight operations; these notices are controlled by the National Flight Data Center.
References in periodicals archive ?
The sheer quantity of Notams, plus their user-unfriendly all-caps format riddled with abbreviations, have from time to time sparked calls for fundamental changes, including on the floor of the U.S.
Unimar's managed IoT solution collects data from controlled lighting devices on towers and takes action by logging the data, updating specified individuals and sending a NOTAM to the FAA to re-route air traffic in the case of a lighting failure.
Within a day, a new NOTAM was entered into the database, notifying all air traffic (military and civilian) of the actual location and altitude of the aerostat.
Bilgic said Turkey would not declare a new NOTAM for "a certain period of time" and said Turkey was willing to resolve the dispute through talks.
Turkey's decision to unilaterally issue a Notice to Airmen ("NOTAM"), reserving an extensive airspace over the Aegean Sea from the 2 nd of March to 31 st of December for military use is considered a serious provocation, with the Greek government prepared to take the matter to NATO, the United Nations, the European Union and the International Civil Aviation Authority (ICAO).
NoTams are usually issued to alert aircraft pilots to potential hazards along a flight route such as cranes, closed runways or large public events.
A spokeswoman said: "Edinburgh Zoo has a NoTam in place to prevent disturbance to all animals.
The decision came after America's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) yesterday issued a Notice to Airmen (Notam) "restricting US operators from flying in the airspace above Iraq due to the hazardous situation created by the armed conflict".
NAMA said in a statement that it had already issued NOTAM (Notice To Air Men) to local and foreign airlines over the incident.
A CAA SPOKESMAN said: "We've been informed and we've issued a Notice to Airmen (Notam) to let pilots Know that this mast is unlit.
Rochester is the 15th US airport to join the PASSUR National FCR Network, which is designed to consolidate airport conditions, including NOTAM and critical non-NOTAM information, for all participating airports onto a single screen.
In line with this, ad notam, the leading manufacturer of Mirror TVs, is exploring Middle Eastern applications of its "Mirror TV" technology which it uses to create custom-engineered display systems that integrate conventional mirror surfaces with LCD-LED technology.