Russian NOTAM restrictions – Black Sea and Crimea

Russia introduced temporary restrictions on flights over part of the Crimea and the Black Sea from April 20 to April 24, it follows from the international notice for pilots (NOTAM).

“The area has been declared temporarily dangerous for aircraft flights,” the document says.  According to the coordinates, the airspace over the southern part of Crimea (from Sevastopol to Feodosia), territorial waters adjacent to the southern coast of Crimea, as well as over part of the international waters of the Black Sea is included in the flight restriction zone up to an altitude of 19 thousand meters.