CHARTING NEWS

***LOS ANGELES***
TERMINAL AREA CHART

*** CHANGES FOUND ON Edition  68***   

The new edition of the Los Angeles Terminal
Area Chart became effective
December 12, 2013.

Here are some of the changes we found:

On the chart legend, check changes:

A QR code (quick response code), one of those
bar codes with black modules (square dots)
arranged in a square grid on a white
background, which can be read by an imaging
device such as a camera or smartphone.

On the navigation side of the chart,
check the changes:

1.  In the southwest corner of the navigation
side of the chart, the location of the warning
note, “NOAA REGULATED NATIONAL MARINE
SANCTUARY DESIGNATED AREAS, see http:
//sanctuaries.noaa.gov/flight” was adjusted for
clutter.  AOPA continues to be apposed to the
new overflight regulations that give the
National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration authority to enforce new
airspace restrictions.

2.  The Class D airspace around El Monte
(KEMT), which includes an arrival extension for
instrument approaches, has been rotated
about 40 degrees.  Nitnoid: The configuration of
each Class D airspace area is individually
tailored and when instrument procedures are
published, the airspace will normally be
designed to contain the procedures. Arrival
extensions for instrument approach
procedures may be Class D or Class E
airspace. As a general rule, if all extensions are
2 miles or less, they remain part of the Class D
surface area. However, if any one extension is
greater than 2 miles, then all extensions
become Class E.

3. The airport beacon for March Air Reserve
Base (KRIV) has been relocated from north of
the threshold for Runway 14 to north of the
threshold for runway 12.  Note: the   white-
green (lighted land airport) airport beacon may
be either a rotating or flashing beacon and
operates continuously sunset to
sunrise.

On the flyways side:

1.  Changes #2 and  #3 made to navigation side
(above) were also incorporated on the flyways
side of chart.

2.  NOTE: Queens Gate VFR checkpoint flag,
erroneously relocated with revisions to Edition
66, has not yet been corrected.

If you find any other changes on the Los
Angeles Terminal Area Chart, please let us
know!!!

For a graphical representation of the
chart changes:

LAX Chart Edition 68 vs 67
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