AERONAUTICAL INFORMATION SERVICE

The Aeronautical Information Service Suriname insures the flow of aeronautical information and data necessary for global ATM system, safety regularity, economy and efficiency in an environmentally sustainable manner. Corrupt, erroneous, late or missing aeronautical information and aeronautical data can potentially affect the safety of air navigation.

Responsibilities and Functions of the AIS 

The AIS is responsible for the collection and dissemination of aeronautical information and data
and shall receive, collate or assemble, edit, format, publish/store and distribute it, concerning the entire territory of Suriname and the airspace over the high seas encompassed by the Paramaribo Flight Information Region in which Suriname is responsible for the provision of air traffic services.
The service is provided in accordance with the provisions contained in ICAO annex 15 AIS.

Aeronautical publications

The aeronautical information is provided in the form of the Integrated Aeronautical Information Package (IAIP), consisting of the following elements:

  1. Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) and amendment service.
    AIP Suriname is published in two (2) volumes, in loose leaf form. Volume 1 is available in English for use in international operations, Volume 2 is in Dutch for use in national operations.
  1. Supplements to the AIP (AIP SUP).
  2. (Notice to Airmen) NOTAM and Pre-flight Information Bulletins (PIB).
  3. Aeronautical Information Circular (AIC)
    Series A for INTL use and Series B for NTL use.
  1. Checklists and lists of valid NOTAM.

List of aeronautical charts available 

Those chart series marked with an Asterisk(*) form part of the AIP.

TITLE OF SERIES SCALE NAME AND/OR NUMBER
Aeronautical Chart 1:1000 000 Aeronautical chart of Suriname
Instrument Approach Chart-ICAO* (IAC) SMJP VOR/DME RWY29

SMJP VOR/DME RWY11

SMJP ILS RWY11

Aerodrome Chart-ICAO*  (ADC) SMJP
Aerodrome Obstacle Chart-ICAO* Type A (AOC) SMJP AOC 11/29
Area Chart-ICAO (ARC)* area chart of Suriname

AIS Suriname consists of the following areas of responsibility: AIS Headquarters, International NOTAM Office(NOF) and AIS units established at certain aerodromes as listed below.

AIS/MAP Headquarters located at Zorg en Hoop Aerodrome (SMZO)

P.O. BOX 2956

TEL: (597)499561 ext. 237

TEL/FAX: (597)462352

FAX: (597)498901

E-mail: ais@cadsur.sr    /   r.gefferie@cadsur.sr

OPS HR: MON to FRI during office hours

AIS/MAP Aerodrome Unit (AIS Aerodrome Briefing office)

Zorg en Hoop Aerodrome (SMZO)

P.O. BOX 2956

TEL: (597)499561 ext. 333

TEL/FAX: (597)462352

E-mail: aisadunit@cadsur.sr    /    ais@cadsur.sr
AFS (AMHS): SMZOYNYX
OPS HR: MON to FRI during office hours

International NOTAM Office (NOF) and AIS Aerodrome Briefing office
J.A. Pengel airport INTL (SMJP)
P.O.BOX 2956
TEL/FAX: (597)0325103
AFS (AMHS): SMJPYNYX / SMPBYNYX
E-mail: ais.sur@hotmail.com ais@cadsur.sr r.gefferie@cadsur.sr
OPS HR: H24 

Purchase arrangements AIP and aeronautical charts

The IAIP Suriname, Aeronautical Charts and information regarding payment via Bank Account, may be obtained from:
Aeronautical Information Service
P.O.BOX 2956
Doekhieweg – oost # 1
Paramaribo
Suriname
TEL/FAX: (597)462352
TEL: (597)499561 ext. 237
E-mail: ais@cadsur.sr / r.gefferie@cadsur.sr