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M 073/2021

Effective 26 AUG 2021

1-5 SEPTEMBER 2021

The Bournemouth Air Festival 2021, and associated rehearsals, will be held over the coastline at Bournemouth, Dorset, between 1 and 5 September 2021. A large number of aircraft will be engaged in high-energy manoeuvres; therefore, the Secretary of State for Transport has decided that it is necessary to introduce Restriction of Flying Regulations under Article 239 of the Air Navigation Order 2016.
Subject to paragraph 3, between:
  1. 1200 hours and 1600 hours on 1 September 2021;

  2. 1100 hours and 2000 hours on 2, 3 and 4 September 2021; and

  3. 1100 hours and 1700 hours on 5 September 2021;

no aircraft is to fly below 5,500 FT AMSL within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following points:

  1. 504304N 0015636W;

  2. 504405N 0014703W;

  3. 504016N 0014604W;

  4. 503914N 0015537W; and

  5. 504304N 0015636W.

Paragraph 2 does not apply to any aircraft flying with the permission of the Flying Display Director for the Bournemouth Air Festival who may be contacted on telephone number 07711-437499.
The times mentioned in paragraph 2 are Co-ordinated Universal Time (UTC), which is one hour behind British Summer Time.
Details of Restricted Airspace feature in the daily AIS Information Line message 08085-354802 and 01489-887515 and will be included on the Preflight Information Bulletins (PIB) through the AIS Website at
The point of contact at the Civil Aviation Authority is Mr S J Maxted, Airspace Regulator, Safety and Airspace Regulation Group at