New TRAGAKBLT1E airspace will be available from 14 July 2022.
This airspace will serve as an alternative to exit point Mike . Pilots arriving and departing from / to LKLT can fly trought the new TRAGA1E airspace direct to/from an uncontrolled Class G space without having to contact Kbely Tower frequency and enter the MCTR of Kbely .
The rafting on the Elbe (Labe) river, northeast of the town of Kostelec nad Labem (50 13 24 N 014 35 46 E – at a maximum height of 2000 ft AMSL) was chosen as the recommended entry point to the TRAGA airspace. Attention, above the Kostelec nad Labem is ILS 28 LKVO at a height of 2500ft AMSL!
Another variant is the route LKLT – North of airport Borek area.
Departure from LKLT via TRAGA1E (Kostelec / Borek) is only possible with the connection with Letňany Radio 120,335. If the pilot does not establish a connection with the Letňany information, he MUST establish a connection with the Kbely Tower 120,880 station and follow the MTWR Kbely instructions.
Arrival to LKLT via TRAGA1E (Kostelec / Borek) is possible only on the connection with Letňany Radio 120,335. If the pilot does not establish a connection with the Letňany information unit before entering the TRAGA1E area, he MUST establish a connection with the Kbely Tower 120,880 station at least 3 minutes before entering the CTR and continue through the Mike entry point.
The TRAGA 1N, 1S and 1E airspace are always activated simultaneously.
Departure via TRAGA 1E is not limited in capacity.
The departures via Mike, Lima, Uniform and Romeo will be in 3 minutes separations.
All aircraft must be equipped with a transponder, or coordinate flights without a transponder in advance.