Brief facilities maintenance personnel
Determine facility status
Prescribe the issuance and/or cancellation of NOTAMs
Prepare flight inspection reports
Ensure flight information is published
The facility status classification indicates the general performance of a facility as
determined from each flight inspection. The flight inspector will assign one of the
Unrestricted The facility meets established tolerances.
Restricted The facility does not meet established tolerances. The areas that do
not meet tolerances must be clearly defined as unusable in a NOTAM. The
mileages) are subsequently published in FLIP products.
Unusable The facility is unsafe or unreliable for navigation. A NOTAM must be
issued for the facility defining it as unusable.