OMDL — DELMA

Note: The following sections in this chapter are intentionally left blank:AD 2.21, AD 2.22.

OMDL AD 2.1 AERODROME LOCATION INDICATOR AND NAME

OMDL — DELMA

OMDL AD 2.2 AERODROME GEOGRAPHICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DATA

1ARP coordinates and site at AD243035.77N 0522006.80E Mid-point on RWY CL
2Direction and distance from (city)120 NM W of Abu Dhabi
3Elevation/Reference temperature16 FT/ 38° C
4Geoid undulation at AD ELEV PSN-107 FT
5MAG VAR/Annual change2° E(2017) / 0.05° E
6AD Administration, address, telephone, telefax, telex, AFS
Post:ABU DHABI AIRPORTS COMPANY (ADAC)
PO BOX 94449
ABU DHABI
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Tel:+971 2 575 7500
Fax:+971 2 575 5255
AFS:OMAAYAYX
URL:WWW.ADAC.AE

DELMA AIRPORT OPERATIONS MANAGER

Tel:+971 2 494 2406
Tel:+971 50 763 1376
Tel:+971 2 698494 77162400
Tel:+971 50 106121 34602690
Tel:+971 50 106 3460
Fax:+971 2 494 2333

MUNAWALA GROUND HANDLING

Tel:+971 2 505 2410
Tel:+971 562 996494 87002400
Tel:+971 2 809 5333
Fax:+971 2 494 2333

ATC DUTY MOBILE

Tel:+971 56 408376 93967708

ATC TOWER

Tel:+971 2 878 1211
7Types of traffic permitted (IFR/VFR)VFR
8RemarksDaylight/VMC operations only.
Prior Permission Required. Contact Munawala Ground Handling
Aerodrome Reference Code 4C

OMDL AD 2.3 OPERATIONAL HOURS

1AD AdministrationHO
2Customs and immigrationNIL
3Health and sanitationNIL
4AIS Briefing OfficeNIL
5ATS Reporting Office (ARO)HJ
6MET Briefing OfficeNIL
7ATSHJ
8FuellingNIL
9HandlingH24
10SecurityH24
11De-icingNIL
12RemarksNIL

OMDL AD 2.4 HANDLING SERVICES AND FACILITIES

1Cargo-handling facilitiesNIL
2Fuel/oil typesNIL
3Fuelling facilities/capacityNIL
4De-icing facilitiesNIL
5Hangar space for visiting aircraftNIL
6Repair facilities for visiting aircraftNIL
7RemarksGround handling by Munawala

OMDL AD 2.5 PASSENGER FACILITIES

1HotelsOne hotel
2RestaurantsSnack bar in the airport and multiple restaurants in town
3TransportationBus Service to and from airport (municipality service) only
4Medical facilitiesHospital located on Island
5Bank and Post OfficeLocated on Island
6Tourist OfficeNIL
7RemarksNIL

OMDL AD 2.6 RESCUE AND FIRE FIGHTING SERVICES

1AD category for fire fightingCAT6
2Rescue equipmentTwo Foam Tenders and One Water Tanker
3Capability for removal of disabled aircraftNo towing equipment
4RemarksUpgrade to CAT 7 on request with prior notice of 48 HRNIL

OMDL AD 2.7 SEASONAL AVAILABILITY - CLEARING

1Types of clearing equipmentNIL
2Clearance prioritiesNIL
3RemarksNIL

OMDL AD 2.8 APRONS, TAXIWAYS AND CHECK LOCATIONS/POSITIONS DATA

1Apron surface and strengthConcrete, PCN 120/R/C/W/T
2Taxiway width, surface and strength25 M, Asphalt, PCN 120/F/A/W/T
3Altimeter checkpoint location and elevationNIL
4VOR checkpointsNIL
5INS checkpointsSee AD Chart
6RemarksNIL

OMDL AD 2.9 SURFACE MOVEMENT GUIDANCE AND CONTROL SYSTEM AND MARKINGS

1Use of aircraft stand ID signs, TWY guide lines and visual docking/parking guidance system of aircraft standsNIL
2RWY and TWY markingsStandard as per ICAO Annex 14
3Stop barsMarking and Red Stop Bar lights installed
4RemarksAeronautical ground lighting hours of operation HJ

OMDL AD 2.10 AERODROME OBSTACLES

In approach/TKOF areas
Obstacle ID DesignationObstacle typeObstacle PositionElevationLighting Type/ColorRemarks
FENCEWALL243119.7N 0522005.7E31 FTNO17 APP
FENCEWALL243121.1N 0522005.5E31 FTNO17 APP
In circling area and at AD
Obstacle ID DesignationObstacle typeObstacle PositionElevationLighting Type/ColorRemarks
COMMUNICATION ANTENNANAVAID243101.3N 0521837.8E700 FTSTD
ANTENNAANTENNA243149.0N 0521842.7E457 FTSTD
ANTENNAANTENNA243104.1N 0521811.6E464 FTNO
STEEL POLEPOLE243108.7N 0521852.7E290 FTNO
ETISALAT TOWERPOLE242919.5N 0521912.1E324 FTSTD
ANTENNAANTENNA243151.4N 0521841.6E429 FTNO
TOWERTOWER243015.3N 0521958.5E130 FTSTD
WATER TANKTANK243029.7N 0521827.6E230 FTNO
LAMP POSTPOLE243019.2N 0521838.9E175 FTNO
MOSQUEBUILDING242941.7N 0521921.2E174 FTNO
LAMP POSTPOLE243028.9N 0521837.8E186 FTNO
LAMP POSTPOLE243028.9N 0521839.4E186 FTNO
LAMP POSTPOLE243028.4N 0521837.1E185 FTNO
ANTENNAANTENNA242835.0N 0521843.1E190 FTSTD
WATER TANKTANK243025.3N 0521836.8E184 FTNO
FLOOD LIGHTPOLE243150.1N 0521840.6E330 FTSTD
FLOOD LIGHTPOLE243149.2N 0521841.8E310 FTSTD
BUILDINGBUILDING243150.0N 0521840.4E308 FTNO
BUILDINGBUILDING243149.7N 0521841.5E314 FTNO
WATER TANKTANK243149.1N 0521843.1E353 FTNO

OMDL AD 2.11 METEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION PROVIDED

1Associated MET OfficeNIL
2Hours of service
MET Office outside hours
NIL
3Office responsible for TAF preparation
Periods of validity
No TAFs regularly prepared
4Trend forecast
Interval of issuance
NIL
5Briefing/consultation providedNIL
6Flight documentation
Language(s) used
NIL
7Charts and other information available for briefing or consultationNIL
8Supplementary equipment available for providing informationNIL
9ATS units provided with informationThe Control Tower and units on request
10Additional information (limitation of service, etc.)The military only maintains weather observer position at Delma

OMDL AD 2.12 RUNWAY PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Designations
RWY NR
TRUE & MAG BRGDimensions of RWY(M)Strength (PCN) and surface of RWY and SWYTHR coordinates
RWY end coordinates
THR geoid undulation
THR elevation and highest elevation of TDZ of precision APP RWY
123456
17174°/ 172°2500 x 47120/F/A/W/T Asphalt243116.21N 0522002.38E
NIL
-107 FT
16 FT
35354°/ 352°2500 x 47120/F/A/W/T Asphalt242955.33N 0522011.22E
NIL
-107 FT
16 FT
Slope of RWY-SWYSWY dimensions (M)CWY dimensions (M)Strip dimensions (M)RESA (M)Arresting system
789101112
170%NILNILNIL2822 x 150240 x 150Not Implemented
350%NILNILNIL2822 x 150240 x 150
Obstacle-Free ZoneRemarks
1314
17NILPilots to exercise caution due to slippery runway when wet
35NIL

OMDL AD 2.13 DECLARED DISTANCES

RWY DesignatorTORA (M)TODA (M)ASDA (M)LDA (M)Remarks
123456
172500250025002500NIL
352500250025002500NIL

OMDL AD 2.14 APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTING

RWY DesignatorAPCH LGT
type
LEN INTST
THR LGT
colour
WBAR
VASIS
(MEHT)
PAPI
TDZ, LGT
LEN
RWY Centre Line LGT
Length, spacing,
colour,
INTST
RWY edge LGT
LEN, spacing,
colour
INTST
RWY End LGT
colour
WBAR
SWY LGT
LEN (M)
colour
Remarks
12345678910
17CAT II
900 M
GreenPAPI Left onlyNILWhiteNILRed/WhiteWhite/YellowRedNILNIL
35Simple approach
420 M
GreenPAPI Left onlyNILWhiteNILRed/WhiteWhite/YellowRedNILNIL

OMDL AD 2.15 OTHER LIGHTING, SECONDARY POWER SUPPLY

1ABN/IBN location, characteristics and operational hoursNIL
2LDI location and LGT
Anemometer location and LGT
WDI
NIL
NIL
Illuminated WDI with obstruction lights
3TWY lightingEdge lights-Blue
Taxi Holding Position-Red
CL-Green
4Secondary power supply/switch-over time15 seconds
5RemarksAeronautical ground lighting hours of operation HJ

OMDL AD 2.16 HELICOPTER LANDING AREA

1Coordinates TLOF or THR of FATO
Geoid undulation
NIL
2TLOF and/or FATO elevation M/FTNIL
3TLOF and FATO area dimensions, surface, strength, markingNIL
4True BRG of FATONIL
5Declared distance availableNIL
6APP and FATO lightingNIL
7RemarksHelicopters can expect to use RWY for take-off and landing

OMDL AD 2.17 ATS AIRSPACE

1Designation and lateral limitsWestern Islands CTR:
243741.47N 0522008.25E
242720.54N 0523121.94E
241658.87N 0524233.80E
240955.43N 0523447.24E
242016.54N 0522335.30E
243036.89N 0521221.54E
2Vertical limits2000 FT / SFC
3Airspace classificationD
4ATS unit call sign
Language(s)
DELMA TOWER
English
5Transition altitude13000 FT
6RemarksOutside the Western Islands CTR, traffic can expect a radar service from Al Dhafra Radar, however, the coverage may be limited at lower altitudes

OMDL AD 2.18 ATS COMMUNICATION FACILITIES

Service designationCall signFrequencyHours of operationRemarks
12345
TWRDELMA TOWER130.700 MHzHJNIL
GNDDELMA GROUND122.950 MHzHJNIL

OMDL AD 2.19 RADIO NAVIGATION AND LANDING AIDS

Type of aid, MAG VAR, CAT of ILS/MLS
(For VOR/ILS/MLS, give declination)
IDFrequencyHours of operationPosition of transmitting antenna coordinatesElevation of DME transmitting antennaRemarks
1234567
NILNILNILNILNILNILNIL

OMDL AD 2.20 LOCAL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS

2.20.1 Limitation on the operation of the Aerodrome.
2.20.1.1 Aerodrome is designed for Code C aircraft specification (See AD Chart). Operators are advised of the following:
  1. Circuit direction: Left hand RWY 17 and Right hand RWY 35.
    1. Jet Traffic 1500 FT
    2. Turbo-prop Traffic 1000 FT
    3. Helicopter Traffic 500 FT
  2. All traffic larger than Dash 8 or equivalent, which requires backtracking on the runway, shall use the turning circles at the end of runway.
  3. Departing traffic shall use the full runway length.
  4. Caution: Fixed wing float plane operations take place from the island harbor located at position 241552.28N 0523614.19E.
  5. Exercise extreme caution due heavy bird concentrations on and near the airport.
  6. Caution: Active military danger areas 4.5 NM to the south of Sir Baniyas.
  7. Avoid overflying palace to South West of Sir Baniyas.
2.20.1.2 Engine testing restrictions as follows:
  1. Idle engine tests permitted on Apron, at discretion of operator, with ATC coordination (between sunrise and sunset).
  2. Full power tests to be conducted on runway threshold, with ATC coordination (between sunrise and sunset).
2.20.1.3 Helicopters

Helicopters are to land/depart from main runway and taxi/hover-taxi to apron.

2.20.1.4 VFR Traffic

Refer to chart OMDL-AD-2-91 for VFR routes.

OMDL AD 2.23 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

2.23.1 Pilots to exercise caution due to an increase in seasonal bird activity at and in the vicinity of the aerodrome, especially between October and April. Bird activity increases and is more widespread around the airport after periods of prolonged wet weather. To avoid the bird activity, the opposite direction runway is available on request from the pilot.

OMDL AD 2.24 CHARTS RELATED TO AN AERODROME

AERODROME CHART - ICAO (Chart OMDL-AD-2-21)
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VFR RTE CHART (Chart OMDL-AD-2-91)
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VFR RTE TEXT (Text OMDL-AD-2-91)
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