• Return to proposals being developed under the new process

    ACP reference: ACP-2017-76

    Sponsor: NATS

    Proposal name: Swanwick Airspace Improvement Programme - Airspace Deployment 3

    Proposal description: This proposal concerns the re-alignment of routes in support of Jersey Standard Instrument Departure (SID) & Standard Arrival (STAR) changes.

    Geographic area: South

    Level: 2A 

    Stage 1: DEFINE

    At stage 1, the change sponsor meets with the CAA to discuss objectives and engages with those potentially affected about the underlying design principles. A timeline is agreed.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 1a:

    Assess Requirement

    Complete
    The CAA has determined that the proposal is in scope of the airspace change process.  The CAA has provisionally determined that this airspace change proposal will be a Level 2A.

    Step 1b:

    Design Principles

    Complete Design Principles
    The CAA accepts the process and approach used to develop the design principles and accepts that they represent a well-founded shortlist to inform the development of design options.

    Define Gateway Complete 23/02/2018 The CAA has completed the Define Gateway Assessment for SAIP AD3 and is satisfied that the change sponsor has met the requirements of the Process up to this point. The CAA approves progress to the next Step.

    Stage 2: DEVELOP AND ASSESS

    At stage 2, the change sponsor continues to liaise with stakeholders, develops options and carries out initial impact appraisals.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 2a:

    Develop & Assess

    Complete         Design Options
    Design Principles Evaluation

    Step 2b:

    Options Appraisal

    Complete Safety Document   
    The CAA accepts the Design Principles Evaluation and is satisfied that the design options are aligned with the design principles
    Scaling   The CAA has determined that this airspace change proposal will be a Level 2A.  
    Develop & Assess Gateway

    Complete
    23/03/2018

    The CAA has completed the Develop and Assess Gateway Assessment for SAIP AD3 and is satisfied that the change sponsor has met the requirements of the Process up to this point. The CAA approves progress to the next Step.  
       

    Stage 3: CONSULT

    At stage 3, the change sponsor prepares a consultation, assesses who should be consulted and undertakes the consultation.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 3a:
    Consultation Preparation

    Complete 
    Step 3b: Consultation Validation Complete
     The CAA verifies that the consultation documents address all of the reasonable requirements of the consultees, that the strategy to communicate with them is sufficient and appropriate and that the consultation period is of appropriate duration. 
    The CAA has assessed the full options appraisal and is satisfied that it meets the requirements. 
     
     
    Consult Gateway Complete 27/04/2018 The CAA has completed the Consult Gateway Assessment for SAIP AD3 and is satisfied that the change sponsor has met the requirements of the Process up to this point. The CAA approves progress to the next Step.  

    Step 3c:

    Commence Consultation

    2 May 2018   https://consultations.airspacechange.co.uk/nats/nats-saip-ad3/

    Step 3d:

    Collate & Review Responses

    Complete 14/06/2018  

    Collate and review responses

    The CAA accepts that the categorisation of consultation responses has been done fairly.

    Stage 4: UPDATE & SUBMIT

    At stage 4, the change sponsor may modify their proposals to reflect consultation responses, and will then make a formal submission of the proposal to the CAA.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 4a:

    Update Design

    Complete Update Design

    Step 4b:

    Submit Proposal to CAA

    Complete

    Jersey Interface Airspace Change Proposal

    Executive summary

    Stage 5: DECIDE

    At stage 5, the CAA assesses the proposal.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 5a:

    CAA Assessment

    In progress  

     
     
     
     
     

    Step 5b:

    CAA Decision

    Not started    


     
     
     
     
    Decide Gateway  Expected 30/08/2018  

    Stage 6: IMPLEMENT

    At stage 6, if approved, the change is implemented.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 6:

    Implement

    Not started    

    Stage 7: POST IMPLEMENTATION REVIEW

    At stage 7, the CAA carries out a review of the change, usually after 12 months of operation.

    Step Current Status Documents

    Step 7:

    Post-Implementation Review

    Not started