VATJPN
By Amorette Yan 1056820
#433870 With the metric flight levels in cruise about to become history in Russia, we invite you for one final event to experience the metres-feet transition between Russia and Japan. Come fly with us for a short flight between the Russian Far East and the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido.

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Date: Sunday, 13th November 2011
Time: 11:00 to 15:00 UTC
Airports: Khabarovsk/Novy Airport (UHHH), Sapporo/New Chitose Airport (RJCC) (about 500 NM)
Routing:
  • UHHH to RJCC: NEBES B150 LEPRO A204 AKSUN Y104 YOROI Y10 RUMOI V1 CHE
  • RJCC to UHHH: KURIS V1 RUMOI Y10 YOROI Y104 AKSUN A204 LEPRO B150 NEBES
Flight levels and level transitions:
  • UHHH to RJCC: use eastbound metric levels until AKSUN, then even ICAO RVSM levels
    Expected level transitions after AKSUN:
    • 11100 m (FL364) to FL360
    • 10100 m (FL331) to FL340
  • RJCC to UHHH: use odd ICAO RVSM levels until AKSUN, then westbound metric levels
    Expected level transitions before AKSUN:
    • FL310 to 9600 m (FL315)
    • FL390 to 11600 m (FL381)
    • FL410 to 13100 m (FL430)