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GEN 2.3  CHART SYMBOLS

2.3.1  Topography

Contours


 

Highest elevation on chart


Supplementary contours


Spot elevation


Bluff, cliff


Wooded area


Levee, esker


 

Coniferous trees


Mountain pass


 

Foliaceous trees


2.3.2  Hydrography

Large river


 

Lake, pond


Small river, brook


Dam


Non-perennial river and stream


Swamp, marsh


Canal


Spring, well


Abandoned canal


Reservoir


2.3.3  Culture

City, large town


 

Trail


Town


Road bridge


Village


Road tunnel


Buildings


International boundary


Single-track railway


Other boundaries


Multiple-track railway


 

Fence


Railroad bridge


 

Telegraph or telephone line


Railroad tunnel


 

Lookout tower


Railroad station


 

Mine


Dual highway


 

Race track or stadium


Dual highway under construction


 

Ruins


Primary road


 

Fort


Secondary road


 

Church


2.3.4  Miscellaneous

Prominent transmission line


 

Isogonic line or isogonal


2.3.5  Aerodromes

Civil aerodrome


 

Aerodrome for use on charts on which aerodrome classification is not required


Military aerodrome


Heliport


Joint civil and military aerodrome


RWY pattern of aerodrome shown in lieu of the aerodrome symbol


Emergency aerodrome or aerodrome with no facilities


 

2.3.6  AD symbols for approach charts

Aerodromes affecting the traffic pattern on the aerodrome on which the procedure is based


 

The aerodrome on which the procedure is based


2.3.7  Radio navigation aids

Basic radio navigation aid symbol


 

Radio marker beacon


Non-derectional radio beacon - NDB


Instrument landing system - ILS


Plan view

VHF omnidirectional radio range - VOR



Profile

Distance measuring equipment - DME


Compass rose


Collocated VOR and DME radio navigation aids - VOR/DME


Compass rose to be used as appropriate in combination with the following symbols:

VOR radial

Radial bearing from, and identification of, VOR



UHF tactical air navigation aid - TACAN


Collocated VOR and TACAN radio navigation aids - VORTAC


2.3.8  Air traffic services - ATS

Flight information region - FIR


 

Scale - break (on ATS route)


Terminal control area - TMA



Control zone - CTR


Change - over point - COP


Aerodrome traffic zone


Reporting point - REP

compulsory


Airways


on request


 

Way-Point - WPT


2.3.9  Airspace restrictions

Restricted airspace


 

Common boundary of two areas


Prohibited airspace


 

2.3.10  Obstacles

Obstacle


 

Exceptionally high obstacle


Lighted obstacle


Exceptionally high obstacle - lighted


Group obstacles


Note: For obstacles having a height of the order of 300 m above terrain

Lighted group obstacles


Elevation of top (italics)


Height above specified datum
(upright type in parentheses)

2.3.11  Symbols for aerodrome/heliport charts

Hard surface RWY


 

Point light


Unpaved RWY


Obstacle light


Stopway - SWY


Landing direction indicator - lighted


Taxiways and parking areas


Landing direction indicator - unlighted


Helicopter alighting area on an aerodrome


Stop bar


Aerodrome reference point - ARP


Taxi holding position

Pattern A


VOR check-point


Pattern B


RWY visual range observation site (RVR)


 

2.3.12  Symbols for aerodrome obstacle charts - Type A, B, C

 

Plan

Profile

  

Plan

Profile

Tree or shrub



Terrain penetrating obstacle plane



Antenna, pole, tower


Escarpment


Building


Stopway - SWY


Railroad


Clearway - CWY


Transmission line or overhead cable