These documents are published and maintained up-to-date by the ICAO Regional Office. The material in these documents is intended for guidance only. It is not intended to replace relevant national instructions or explanatory material. Nothing in these documents should be taken as contradicting or conflicting with the relevant ICAO SARPs, procedures or other guidance issued by ICAO. The regional guidance documents are reviewed from time to time by APANPIRG and its contributing bodies and updates are published after approval by APANPIRG.


The ICAO Council in June 2014 approved the new structure, format and content of the Regional Air Navigation Plans (ANP), and the ANP amendment process.  APANPIRG/25 adopted Decision 25/1 on the development of the APAC ANP according to the new structure.


The approved Volume I & II of APAC ANP in the new structure is available at: http://www.icao.int/APAC/Pages/APAC-eANP.aspx.


The previous version of the APAC ANP documents are provided below as reference information only.




 Asia/Pacific Regional Performance-Based Navigation Implementation Plan

   Appendix D State PBN Plan Template - (MS Word)


Version 4, June 2013
Adopted by APANPIRG/24
Pan Regional (NAT and APAC) Interface Control Document forATS Interfacility Data Communications (PAN AIDC ICD)

​Version 1.0, September 2014

Asia/Pacific Regional Interface Control Document (ICD) for ATS Interfacility Data Communications (AIDC)


​Version 3.0, 7 September 2007
Asia/Pacific Air Navigation Planning and Implementation Regional Group (APANPIRG) ​Edition 4, August 1998
Global Operational Data Link Document (GOLD) - File size 4.11 MB


Second Edition 26 April 2013
Adopted by APANPIRG/24







​Asia/Pacific Region ATS Route Catalogue ​Version 15, 08 July 2016



AIM Transition Table 15 October 2015
Guidance Manual for Aeronautical Information Services (AIS) in the Asia/Pacific Region ​First Edition – 2002




 Asia/Pacific Framework for Collaborative ATFM

Version 1, September 2015

Regional ATFM Concept of Operations

Version 1, September 2015




Draft Regional ATM Contingency Plan Version 0.2
Air Traffic Management Volcanic Ash Contingency Plan Template ​First Edition, August 2012
Indonesia Air Traffic Services Contingency Plan Jakarta FIR Part I ​​May 2007


Data Link Implementation Strategy Guidance ​11 September 2014

Guidance Material for the Asia/Pacific Region for ADS/CPDLC/AIDC

Ground Systems Procurement and Implementation

Version 2, May 2008

​ FPL and ATS Messages


Asia/Pacific Guidance Material for the Implementation of Amendment 1 to the 15th Edition of the Procedures for Air Navigation Services – Air Traffic Management (PANS-ATM, Doc 4444) 


14 September 2012


Safety Monitoring


Data Link Performance Data Reporting Template - (MS Word)
Asia/Pacific Regional Impact Statement RVSM Global Long Term Height Monitoring Requirements effective from November 2010
​​Version 1.0 - August 2012

Asia/Pacific Region EN-Route Monitoring Agency (EMA) Handbook


Version 2, August 2010

Guidance Material for End-to-End Safety and Performance Monitoring
of Air Traffic Service (ATS) Datalink systems in the Asia/Pacific Region


​Version 4.0, February 2011

 Seamless ATM Plan 


version 1, June 2013

​Seamless ATM Implementation Guidance 

- History of changes

​version 4.3, May 2014

Seamless ATM Reporting                              


Template for comments – Implementation Guidance - (MS Excel)
Search and Rescue
Asia/Pacific Search and Rescue (SAR) Plan Version 1, September 2015







List of Focal Point for AIDC Implementation

March 2016
Asia/Pacific ATS Message Handling System (AMHS) Naming Plan Fourth Edition, May 2015
ASIA/PAC Technical Specification of the Air Traffic Services Message Handling System (AMHS)

Version 1.0 - September 2011​
Recommendations of AIDC Implementation  September 2015 
Strategy for Implementation of the Aeronautical Telecommunication
Network (ATN) in the Asia/Pacific Region

​September 2010

Asia/Pacific Regional Interface Control Document (ICD) for X.25
Protocol for AFTN


​Issue 1, September 1996

Asia/Pacific Regional Interface Control Document for ATS Digital Speech Signalling System


​Issue 1, September 1997

AFTN Routing Directory, Asia and Pacific Regions


​Twenty-seventh Edition, August 2007
​Asia/Pacific Regional Guidance Material for the Use of the Public Internet for the AFTN ​Version 1.0, August 2003




Aeronautical Mobile Service (AMS) Strategy for the ASIA/PAC Region ​Adopted by APANPIRG/24, June 2013

Interface Control Document for ATN IPS (IPv4) Router
 Version 1.1

Adopted by APANPIRG/24
- June 2013

1st edition of Satellit Voice (SATVOICE) Guidance Material (SVGM)

Version 1.0 - September 2011​

High Frequency Management Guidance material for the South Pacific Region

Vesion 1.0 - Adopted by APANPIRG/21, September 2010
Strategy for Implementation of the Air-ground Data Link in Asia/Pacific Regional ​August 2005



SCINtintillation and TEC Exchange Format (Version 0.2)   


ASIA/PAC Checklist for Introduction of GNSS based operations ​APANPIRG 12, August 2001


Catalogue of Flight Inspection Units, Asia and Pacific Regions 

Ninth Edition – October 2009


September 2015  

PBN Pre-implementation Checklist for Preparation of PBN Procedure Implementation Safety Assessment

September 2015

Record Template on Identification, Analysis and Mitigation of Hazard       

September 2015

Revised Navigation Strategy for the Asia/Pacific Region
​​Adopted by APANPIRG/26 - September 2015



Guidance Material on Generation , Processing & Sharing of ASTERIX Category 21 ADS-B Messages  ​Adopted by APANPIRG/23 - September 2012
Guidance Material on Advice to Military Authorities regarding ADS-B Sharing ​Adopted by APANPIRG/23 - September 2012
Guidance Material on Building a Safety Case for Delivery of an ADS-B Separation Service ​​Version 1.0 - Adopted by APANPIRG/22 - September 2011
ADS-B Implementation and Operations Guidance Document (AIGD) September 2015
Baseline ADS-B Service Performance Parameters ​Second Edition, September 2003
Multilateration (MLAT) Concept of Use ​​Edition 1.0 – September 2007
Regional Supplement to the ASTERIX Interface Control Dodument (ICD)
for the ASIA/PAC Region
Second Edition, September 2003

Revised Guidelines for Development of ADS-B Implementation Plan

Guidelines for Airworthiness and Operational Approval for ADS-B
Avionics Equipage


adopted by APANPIRG/21 – September 2010

Guidance Material on Comparison of Surveillance Technologies (GMST) ​​Edition 1.0 – September 2007
Guidance Material on Reporting Probability of ADS-B Update ​Adopted by APANPIRG/19 – September 2008
Guidance Material on Reporting ADS-B Avionics Fitment ​Adopted by APANPIRG/19 – September 2008
Guidance Material on Issues to be considered in ATC Multi-sensor
Fusion Processing including the Integration of ADS-B Data
​Adopted by APANPIRG/19 – September 2008
Revised Sample Agreement for Data Sharing (MS Word format) ​Edition 2.0 - Adopted by APANPIRG/22 - September 2011
Revised Surveillance Strategy for the Asia/Pacific Region ​​​Adopted by APANPIRG/24 - June 2013
The Planning Criteria for SSR Mode S Interrogator Identifier (II)
codes adopted by APANPIRG/20
​​September 2009

More CNS Documents ( RO_APAC Portal)







1. Model Regulation on Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) - (MS Word)  

23 September 2013



23 September 2013

3. Guidance for Operators on Training Programme on the use of Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) - (MS Word)                                             

​  23 September 2013


 4. Crew Resource Management Training Programme (MS Word)                               

23 September 2013


 5. CFIT ALAR Model AC on Training Programme - (MS Word)



6. Mode Awareness and Energy State Management Aspects of Flight Deck Automation - (MS Word)
23 September 2013

8. Suggested List of Information for Conversion of Foreign Licence      
23 September 2013

​ Model Advisory Circular on Instrument Approach Procedures Using    Continuous Descent Final Approach Techniques
Runway Safety Maturity Checklist



WIFS accounts and approving Officials - APAC

May 2015

SIGMET Pamphlet (WC)
20 August 2015

SIGMET Pamphlet (WS)

20 August 2015


29 March 2016

APANPIRG World Area Forecast System (WAFS) – Service Reference
​Version 2.1 – August 2012 

Twelfth Edition 2004 (Amended 03 December 2015)
Fifth Edition – October 2015 
​Third Edition – 2004 (Amended
 03 December  2015)


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