Military Special Use Airspace: Atlantic / Gulf of Mexico

Metadata Updated: April 16, 2021

Military Special Use Airspace is airspace of defined dimensions identified by an area on the surface of the earth wherein activities must be confined because of their nature, and/or wherein limitations may be imposed upon aircraft operations that are not a part of those activities (FAA Order 7610.4K CHG 1, Section 1.3). Limitations may be imposed upon aircraft operations that are not a part of the airspace activities. Special use airspace includes any associated underlying surface and subsurface training areas. The types of SUA are Special Use Airspace (SUA), Alert Area, Controlled Firing Area, Military Operating Area (MOA), Special Operation Area (SOA), Prohibited Area, Restricted Area, Warning Area and Altitude Reservations (ALTRV). DoD Special Use Airspace (SUA) from the NGA Digital Aeronautical Flight Information File (DAFIF).

The MarineCadastre.gov team worked with the Navy to provide this data, which is a subset of the Navy's Common Operating Picture, for ocean planning purposes. This data was derived from the Navy Common Operating Picture data which was downloaded on August 11, 2017. Any questions about access to or the content of the data should be directed to the Navy at eims_usersupport@navy.mil.

This data is compliant with Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) Version 2.6.

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Dates

Metadata Date March 18, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 16, 2021
Reference Date(s) September 13, 2017 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOS OCM

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date March 18, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 16, 2021
Reference Date(s) September 13, 2017 (publication)
Responsible Party NOAA Office for Coastal Management (Point of Contact, Custodian)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:48898
Access Constraints Cite As: Office for Coastal Management, [Date of Access]: Military Special Use Airspace: Atlantic / Gulf of Mexico [Data Date Range], https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/48898., Access Constraints: None | Use Constraints: Limited Distribution.
Bbox East Long -47.820602
Bbox North Lat 45.416667
Bbox South Lat 18.5
Bbox West Long -100
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Licence NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose.
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
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Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True

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