Bangladesh Overflight Permit New Rules
In this short blog, we will overview Bangladesh airports and its flight clearance requirements and list the new rules required from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to obtain Bangladesh overflight permit.
Capital city: Dhaka
Country code: 880
Currency: Bangladeshi Taka (BDT)
Airport Name IATA ICAO City Barisal Airport BZL VGBR Barisal Cox’s Bazar Airport CXB VGCB Cox’s Bazar Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport DAC VGHS Dhaka Ishurdi Airport IRD VGIS Ishurdi Jessore Airport JSR VGJR Jashahor Osmany International Airport ZYL VGSY Sylhet Saidpur Airport SPD VGSD Saidpur Shah Amanat International Airport CGP VGEG Chittagong Shah Mokhdum Airport RJH VGRJ Rajshahi Bogra Airport VGBG Bogra Comilla Airport CLA VGCM Comilla Lalmonirhat Airport LLJ VGLM Lalmonirhat Shamshernagar Airport ZHM VGSH Shamshernagar Tejgaon Airport VGTJ Dhaka Thakurgaon Airport TKR VGSG Thakurgaon
Flight Permit Requirements:
Bangladesh is a signatory to the Chicago Convention, therefore, the conditions of flights and crews should be compliant with ICAO general rules of international air traffic.
Flights should be also complaint in accordance with Bangladesh regulations for the transport of troops, equipment, materials and dangerous goods.
All flights overflying Bangladesh require an overflight clearance.
According to the Bangladesh Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), it is required to file a request for overflight clearance at least 72 working hours before flight departure.
The new rules require the following list of information to be submitted to the CAA. And to be included in the overflight application form.
- Flight level
- Flight rules (IFR/VFR)
- Flight route from / to
- Bangladesh FIR entry/exit point
- Total number of Crew
- Total number of Pax
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