By Chad Black 858402
#14885 NOTAM: FOR THE LATEST AND MOST UP TO DATE LIST OF CHARTS AND FLIGHT PLANNING LINKS, PLEASE VISIT http://usa-w.vatsim.net/charts/ . THIS POST WILL NO LONGER BE UPDATED, BUT PLEASE FEEL FREE TO REPLY TO THIS THREAD WITH ANY ADDITIONS OR CORRECTIONS. THEY WILL BE AMMENDED TO THE LINK PROVIDED ABOVE.

Free Aeronautical Charts

http://www.d-s.demon.co.uk/charts/index.htm -Try going here first. Its one of the best "all-in-one" spots to find all the charts your little heart desires!

www.myairplane.com -My airplane.com is a great resource for VFR sectionals, TAC's, IAPS, SID, STAR, and Airport diagrams. USA Only.

http://www.airnav.com -airnav.com is a great site with every chart you can imagine including fine details about any US airport! USA Only.

http://www.aeronauticalchartfinder.com/ -This is an EXCELENT site with charts for the entire world.

http://www.naco.faa.gov/index.asp?xml=naco/online/d_tpp -This is US Government site that provides the most current charts for the entire USA.

http://www.navdata.at/php/charts/charts.php -This is an excellent site for links to worldwide charts and airport information.

http://www.adg.dk/ - This is the Airport Destination Guide. Its geared specifically towards the Flight Sim Pilot...especially VA pilots. Neat site!

http://www.ead.eurocontrol.int/ -This is the European AIS Database website. Lots of charts, but you'll need to register (free)

www.fscharts.com -not a very informative site, but it does list the proper ILS Approach frequencies and give a shoddy diagram of the airport. Worldwide.

https://164.214.2.62/products/digitalaero/ -The National Geospatial Intel Agency. This is an INCREADIBLE site with loads of real-world information including, but not limited to, Military flight procedures and routes, worldwide charts, Enroute charts, and more.

www.avsim.net -Do an extended search and type in Matt Fox as the desired author, and "sectional" as the description. This will bring up a multitude of Hi res sectionals and Terminal Area Charts. A MUST HAVE for VFR Flyers!


By Area:

Africa http://www.ais-asecna.org/en/atlas/cartes_atlas.htm
Argentina http://www.aerolineasvirtual.com.ar/paginas/cartas.html
Argentina http://www.pistalibre.com.ar/paginas/cartografia.html
Australia http://www.airservicesaustralia.com/pub ... ns/aip.asp
Austria http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info
Belgium http://beluxvacc.org/pilot/charts.htm
Brazil http://www.screenair.com/ais.php - ERC, SID, STAR, ONC and more
Brazil http://www.vatsim.com.br/web/index.php? ... &Itemid=67
Brazil http://www.fircuritiba.org/sia/
Brazil http://planeta.terra.com.br/servicos/ma ... age348.htm
Canada http://bathursted.ccnb.nb.ca/vatcan/ser ... r_map.html
Caribbean http://home.ahora.net/mcmillan/VATCAR/index.html
Chile http://www.accvirtual.cl
China (Taiwan) http://www.vatroc.org/english/charts/index.html
Colombia http://www.colatc.org/modules.php?name= ... load&cid=5
Croatia http://www.mtonline.org/crovacc/acd.html
Cyprus http://www.avsim.com/hangar/flight/cvar ... harts.html
Czech Republic http://www.vacc-cz.org/download/index.p ... .%20Charts
Denmark http://www.slv.dk/Dokumenter/dscgi/ds.p ... lection-94
East-Timor http://www.gov.east-timor.org/civil/default.htm
Estonia http://www.vacc.ee/charts.php
Finland http://vacc.fi/downloads/charts/charts.php
Finland http://www.ilmailulaitos.fi/ais/aipcharts/AipCharts.htm
France http://www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr/ ... aip_uk.htm
France and French territories http://www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr/ ... /index.htm
Germany http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info
Hellas http://www.ivao-hellas.aero/ivaogr/flig ... charts.htm
Hong Kong http://www.hkatc.gov.hk/HK_AIP/aip.htm
Hungary http://www.vacchun.hu/?p=maps&gr=pilots&mgr=1&l=a
IRAN http://touradg.netfirms.com/Charts_Iransim\members_Charts.html
Ireland http://www.sateir.org/shannon.htm
Israel http://www.vatil.org/vatil/downloads.php?cat=3
Italia http://www.vatita.net/index.php?dir=dow ... a=planning
Italia http://www.avipalermo.it/carte.aspx
Japan http://www.twin.ne.jp/~watanabe/satjpn/sncc_e.html
Korea http://www.vatkor.org/down/down3.asp
Libya http://www.lycaa.org/aerodromes.html
Lithuania http://www.lt-vacc.org/charts.htm
Lithuania http://www.ans.lt/en/aip/aip.htm
Malaysia http://wallentins.com/ivao_TH_CHARTS.htm
Maldives http://www.vatasia.net/charts.php?id=VRMM
Malta http://www.flightlinemalta.com/aviation ... lightInfo/
Mauritius http://civil-aviation.gov.mu/aipack.htm
Mexico http://www.vatmex.org/sat_charts.htm
Moldavia http://www.moldatsa.md/ais/public/publications.htm
Netherlands http://www.dutchvacc.nl/index.php?optio ... &Itemid=30
Netherlands http://www.ais-netherlands.nl/aim/eAIP/ ... en-GB.html
New Zealand http://www.aip.net.nz/NavWalk.aspx?section=CHARTS
Norway http://www.flightsim.no/file/Kart/Kart_fra_AIP-Norge/
Philipines http://wallentins.com/ivao_TH_CHARTS.htm
Poland http://www.pl-vacc.org/eng/maps.php
Poland http://ais.pata.pl/aip/
Portugal http://www.portugal-vacc.org/4_entrada.htm
Portugal http://www.ivaopt.org/lppc_fir/charts.htm
Romania http://ivaoro.rmhosting.biz/charts.htm
Russia http://vatrus.net.ru/downloads/charts.xhtml
Serbia & Montenegro http://scgvacc.net/?go=charts
Singapore http://www.caas.gov.sg/caas/level2.jsp? ... 3229973507
Singapore http://wallentins.com/ivao_TH_CHARTS.htm
Slovakia http://idas.sk/fsclub/index.php?action=show&cat=charts
Slovenia http://slovenia.avsim.net/vacc/ivao/cindex.htm
Slovenia http://www.caa-rs.si/acrobat/aip/eaip/2 ... en-GB.html
South Korea http://ais.casa.go.kr/
Spain http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite?cid=1 ... O=2#ancla3
Sweden http://www.vaccsca.org/site/showpage.php?page=44
Swiss http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info
Switzerland - http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info
Thailand http://www.aviation.go.th/technical/nav/thaimap2.htm
Tunisia
Tunisia http://www.oaca.nat.tn/english/index_pr ... es_eng.htm
Turkey http://www.trvacc.org/web/charts/charts.asp
Turkey http://www.ans.dhmi.gov.tr/AIP1/main.html
Turkey http://www.ivaotr.org/airspace/charts.asp
United Arab Emirates http://www.emirates-va.org/ivao-ae/emir ... charts.htm
United Kingdom http://www.ais.org.uk/
USA http://www.vatusa.org/
USA and US territories http://www.airnav.com
Venezuela http://www.svzm.org/mods/chards.asp
Vietnam http://wallentins.com/ivao_TH_CHARTS.htm

Terminal/ Airline gate diagrams

http://frequentflyer.oag.com/airlines_a ... rminal.asp -Ever wonder what gate you're supposed to park at when at an unfamiliar airport? Here's the answer! USA Only.

Understanding Aviation Charts

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/6912/appmain.htm -Simply the best explanation on how to read approach plates.

Oceanic Planning and Procedures

http://www.natroutes.glideslope.de/ -Useful information about North Atlantic crossings, including weather, and much more.

http://www.natroutes.glideslope.de/html/nats.php3 -Actual real world daily NAT Routes

http://www.vatsim-uk.org/Oceanic/nats.asp -More information about NAT Routing, but very outdated Track information.

http://www.vatsim-uk.org/Oceanic/pilotprocs.asp -Valuable information that you'll want to read up on BEFORE doing a trans-Atlantic flight.

http://www.csgm.org/kzak/ -Pacific Ocean Crossing Routes and Information

https://www.notams.jcs.mil/ -This is the Department of Defense website containing real-world daily Atlantic and Pacific Routes as well as pertinent NOTAMS about oceanic weather.

http://www.csgm.org/kzak/ -Tutorial on how to read PACOTS (Pacific Routes)

http://www.netpar.com.br/rosvalmir/sbao/index_sbao.htm - Useful information about South Atlantic crossings, including routes, ICAO based flight plan, route segment calcules, how to use SELCAL and HF communications, and much more.

Flight Planning/Flight Management

www.fltplan.com -Fltplan.com is an excellent resource actually used for real world flight planning, however is available for us simmers as well. You have to register (don't worry it's free) but it's well worth it! This is the best site to find USA Government Preferred routing.

http://www.pmfp.com -The PM Flight Planner is a new program in the works. It has a pretty steep learning curve, but is a nice program. Worldwide.

http://rfinder.asalink.net/free/ -Another neat worldwide flight planner.

www.simroutes.com -An AWESOME flight planning utility put together by VATUSA. TRY IT!!!

http://www.myoddweb.com/courseplanner.php -CoursePlanner is an excellent FREEWARE tool that includes a moving map and much more.

http://www.fsroute.com/ -A nice little Flight planning website... not as useful as some of the others listed above though.

http://www.cpinf.net/web/products.php?cat=1 -Super Flight Planner is an excellent FREEWARE tool that includes a moving map and much more. Still in BETA. TRY IT!!

www.fsnavigator.com -Many Flight Simmer's will agree that this is the single most valuable PAYWARE utility one can own. Too many features to list. Not the best at actual flight planning though.

www.fsbuild.com -another TOP NOTCH PAYWARE flight planning utility. This one is HIGHLY recommended.

http://www33.brinkster.com/vatbrz/sicpv - VATSIM BRAZIL Flight Plan Center, ICAO based, the system will show all local VA and real airlines RPL - Repetitive Flight Plan.

http://flightaware.com/live/ - This is an AMAZING site! At the top of the page simply type in what information you have or need. You'll be able to see whatthe last ACTUAL real world routing was to and from any certain airport.

I'm sure I have over looked a few sites. Please post them below and I'll add them.
Last edited by Chad Black 858402 on Fri Nov 25, 2005 8:40 pm, edited 9 times in total.
By Neil Dewson-Smyth 813906
#14926 Lots of great links.

You will find all your chart links here.. in one place.

www.d-s.demon.co.uk/chart/index.htm

The main thread I've been trying to get "stickied" for ages is here

http://forums.vatsim.net/viewtopic.php?t=258
By Chad Black 858402
#14933 actually, the link you provided is on my list above. In the event that the UK site goes down, or just isnt the choice for a person to use, Ive included other links that are just as informative.

In the research I have done, no one site has EVERY single chart that one can need...hence the reason I posted them all.

Good day,
By Neil Dewson-Smyth 813906
#14950
Chad Black 858402 wrote:In the research I have done, no one site has EVERY single chart that one can need...hence the reason I posted them all.


I see the link now! So many links made me miss it. Sorry if it came across as churlish.

Seems I may need to add a few more links to the page :wink: .. but you are correct.. it is only one of many such pages of links... that are all valuable to the community and a personal preference where you source them from.

Nice work all the same Chad and thanks for your efforts.
By Andreas Hitschfel 912227
#15155 Hi!

@Chad: Thank you so much for these links! :)

@Moderators: Please make it to a sticky! :wink:

Regarts
By Edson Felix 858639
#16450 Chad:

Some corrections and add's for Brazilian charts and Flight Plans:

In "By Area"

BRAZIL - http://paginas.terra.com.br/lazer/Cartas/ - Out of order - Please remove.
BRAZIL - http://www.screenair.com/ais.php - ERC, SID, STAR, ONC and more. - Please Include

In "Oceanic Planning and Procedures"

http://www.netpar.com.br/rosvalmir/sbao/index_sbao.htm - Useful information about South Atlantic crossings, including routes, ICAO based flight plan, route segment calcules, how to use SELCAL and HF communications, and much more. - Please include.

In "Flight Planning/Flight Management"

http://www33.brinkster.com/vatbrz/sicpv - VATSIM BRAZIL Flight Plan Center, ICAO based, the system will show all local VA and real airlines RPL - Repetitive Flight Plan.

Thanks a lot !

Felix
By Ruth McTighe 824054
#33310 Time to bump this thread again, as yet another pilot has just asked where to find charts.

Please is there any chance this thread could be made a sticky?

Ruth
VATUK2
By Jean-Louis Richon 922139
#35876
Chad Black 858402 wrote:This might make a good "STICKY" Thread.

Free Aeronautical Charts

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Thanks for your fantastic list
But,there is few information about this countries : NAMIBIA,ANGOLA, and MOZAMBIQUE,TANZANIA
ASECNA give only West Africa .

Jean louis
By Daniel Roesen 939523
#35887 Some update...

Austria http://www.firwien.at/text/aviation_text.htm
Germany http://www.charts.ivao.de
Germany / Berlin http://www.edbb.org/index.php?m=airportinfo
Germany / Bremen http://www.edww-fir.de/pages/charts.html
Germany / Düsseldorf http://www.edll.de/eddl/index_eddl.htm
Germany / Munich http://www.munich-fir.org/charts.php

Those can be replaced by:

Austria http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info
Germany http://www.vacc-sag.org/?PAGE=airport_info

Switzerland/Austria/Germany nowadays all have their charts available in this site.

Best regards,
Daniel
By Chad Black 858402
#36093 This list has been completely updated as of 16, NOVEMBER 2005. Enjoy!

Please continue to let me know if any of these links go dead.
Last edited by Chad Black 858402 on Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:48 pm, edited 1 time in total.