AIRAC 2011Suprojit Paul   2020-09-14 07:41:50 UTC
Fixes:
- [SECTOR] Fixed various COPX points not working correctly

Changes:
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2011
- [PLUGINS] Updated Topsky to 2.3.1 Beta 1
- [PLUGINS] Updated GMPHelper plugin to version 1.7.9 incorporating several fixes as well as support for OMAA, OMDW and OMSJ
- [PLUGINS] Updated squawk ranges
- [SECTOR] Updated Bahrain FIR and Muscat FIR COPX points
- [ALIAS] Updated alias file
- [SETTINGS] Updated Abu Dhabi Radar East frequency

Additions:
- [SECTOR] Implemented Dubai CTA DEP North and DEP South splits. Refer to SOP for handoff procedures

WARNING:
The update package should only be used if your currently installed version is AIRAC2010 or later. If you have a version older than this you must perform a full clean install, otherwise the sector may not work correctly!

The update package contains all the files which need to be replaced including ASR and settings files. Although not recommended, if you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles and settings files, please ensure that they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.
AIRAC 2010Suprojit Paul   2020-08-16 12:52:51 UTC
Fixes
- [PLUGINS] Corrected TopSky transit squawk range
- [SECTOR] Fixed erroneous taxiway labels in various ASRs

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2010
- [PLUGINS] Adjusted TopSky display scaling to be easier to read. This may be adjusted in the TopSkySettings.txt file found in OMAE\Plugins\TopSky
- [PLUGINS] Changed TopSky PDC to DCL and modified PDC message to match that of the real-world
- [PLUGINS] Implemented GMPHelper which includes new route validator (thanks to Nils Dornbusch)
- [SETTINGS] Correlation mode updated to Mode S for all positions
- [SETTINGS] Modified departure list to be more intuitive and added right-click aircraft callsign highlight functionality
- [SECTOR] Removed all DATOB STARs and VUTEB 3E STAR from Dubai Arrivals ASRs
- [SECTOR] Added ANVIX 7F to Al Maktoum ASRs
- [SECTOR] VFR lanes no longer display by default in OMDB AIR ASR
- [SECTOR] Removed holds from being displayed by default in various ASRs

Additions:
- [SECTOR] Added EFTA aprons to Al Maktoum ASR
- [SECTOR] Added Academy Tower and Ground positions
- [TAGS] Assigned speed now viewable in tower tags

Known issues:
- The route validator is currently only functional for OMDB. Other airports will be included in future updates
- The route validator may generate a false positive for routes containing step climbs. Controllers are urged to check the route before issuing a reroute if a route error is indicated

WARNING:
The update package should only be used if your currently installed version is AIRAC2009 or later. If you have a version older than this you must perform a full clean install, otherwise the sector may not work correctly!

The update package contains all the files which need to be replaced including ASR and settings files. Although not recommended, if you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles and settings files, please ensure that they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.
AIRAC 2009Suprojit Paul   2020-07-22 20:42:50 UTC
Fixes
- [PROFILE] Fixed Abu Dhabi Radar East (Al Ain) profile not loading correctly
- [PROFILE] Fixed Dubai and Abu Dhabi login profiles

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2009
- [SECTOR] Updated COPX points for Tehran, Bahrain and Muscat FIRs
- [SECTOR] Updated COPX for Dubai CTA
- [SECTOR] Updated radar station definitions and locations to allow for realistic radar coverage including blind spots when using realistic Euroscope correlation modes and radar simulation.
- [SECTOR] Updated magnetic variation
- [SECTOR] Updated OMDB ground freetext
- [SECTOR] Realigned ACC Central sector and ACC South sector
- [SECTOR] Updated all sector identifiers
- [SECTOR] Updated ASR display settings
- [ALIAS] Updated aliases
- [PLUGINS] Adjusted various TopSky special use airspace definitions (danger, restricted, prohibited, training areas) and updated their colours based on type.
- [PLUGINS] Updated OMRK squawk range
- [PLUGINS] Rebuilt TopSky radar manoeuvring area sectors for OMDB, OMAA, added sectors for OMFJ, OMRK
- [PLUGINS] Renamed "OMDB Professional" vSMR profile to "Professional"
- [PLUGINS] Updated TopSky plugin to Beta 15
- [TAGS] Updated approach tags
- [TAGS] Updated uncorrelated tags
- [MISC] Changed default radar simulation mode to "professional" Mode-S correlation for added realism. If the user wishes, they may change the correlation mode back to "Easy" in "General settings".
- [MISC] Adjusted aircraft lists
- [MISC] Pre-configured all ASRs for use with other plugins

Additions
- [PLUGINS] Added TopSky parachuting and recreational areas
- [PLUGINS] Added TopSky approach areas for OMSJ, OMRK, OMFJ, OMAL, OMAD
- [SECTOR] Added ground freetext to OMAL, OMAD, OMRK, OMFJ
- [SECTOR] Added COPX points for Abu Dhabi CTA
- [SECTOR] Added ACC Romeo (Southeast) sector, and ACC West sector. These sectors are bandboxed by ACC South when not in use

WARNING:
The update package should only be used if your currently installed version is AIRAC2008 or later. If you have a version older than this you must perform a full clean install, otherwise the sector may not work correctly!

The update package contains all the files which need to be replaced including ASR and settings files. Although not recommended, if you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles and settings files, please ensure that they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.
AIRAC 2008Suprojit Paul   2020-07-11 19:20:59 UTC
Fixes
- [SECTOR] Fixed various sector ownership issues
- [MISC] Adjusted display area

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2008
- [PLUGINS] Updated TopSky plugin to Beta 13
- [SECTOR] Updated OMR 54 activity times
- [SECTOR] Updated CTR/CTA vertical limits for all UAE airports
- [SECTOR] Updated all UAE frequencies and associated transceiver definitions
- [SECTOR] Updated Dubai TMA position callsigns
- [SECTOR] Updated OMAA_C_APP to be Bandbox Abu Dhabi sector
- [SECTOR] Updated coastline colour to match that of real-world radar displays
- [SECTOR] Corrected OMFJ TMA sector definitions
- [TAGS] Updated vSMR tags to match those of the real-world counterparts and set default profile to "professional"
- [TAGS] Updated radar tags to be more realistic
- [PROFILE] Updated sector profiles


Additions
- [SECTOR] Added OMAA Tower splits
- [SECTOR] Added both OMAA director positions
- [SECTOR] Added OMDB arrivals and departure sectors (WIP)
- [SECTOR] Added various UAE frequencies

NOTE: No update package is included with release. This requires a full clean install of the sector file!
AIRAC 2007Suprojit Paul   2020-06-19 08:44:10 UTC
Fixes
- NIL

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2007
- [PLUGINS] Updated TopSky plugin to Beta 12
- [PLUGINS] Updated vSMR plugin to 1.4.0
- [SECTOR] Updated OMR 54 activity times


Additions
- [PLUGINS] Configured MAESTRO AMAN plugin for OMDB and OMAA

The update package contains all the files which necessarily have to be replaced and the standard ASR profiles. No setting files (from the settings folder, except the voice channels) will be overwritten. If you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles, make sure they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.
AIRAC 2006/3Suprojit Paul   2020-06-02 08:47:01 UTC
Fixes:
- [PLUGINS] TopSky Menu has been fixed and adjusted, you can change the scaling of the main plugin to your liking by going to OMAE/Plugins/TopSky/Topskysettings.txt
- [ASRs] Incorrect tags for the TopSky displays, the tags are not correctly set.
- [NAVDATA] Fixed missing fixes, airways on the east of the FIR
- [POSITIONS] ATIS frequencies were fixed
- [SECTORS] Al-Minhad TMA is now owned by Al-Maktoum Radar by default.
- [SECTORS] CTR & APP sectors will get their departure lists reduced if a lower position comes online (to reduce data on the list). For example if you are doing top down OMAE and OMBB_1_TWR comes online the departure ownership gets removed from you and gets transferred to TWR.

Changes:
- [PLUGINS] TopSky has been completely configured, every setting file has been done such as Minimum Safe Altitude Warnings (MSAW), Prohibited, Restricted and Danger airspaces are now automatically triggered by NOTAMS.
- [PLUGINS] TopSky Squawk and Radar changes has been implemented. Please go to OMAE/Other/TopSky Quick-Start.pdf to learn more about the changes that we have implemented (This includes the important squawk range changes).
- [PLUGINS] TopSky PDC has been configured. Please refer to the CPDLC/PDC guide in OMAE/Other/TopSky Datalink Functions document
- [PLUGINS] TopSky, fixed OMR57 being incorrect.
- [PLUGINS] vSMR has been configured fully for Dubai following the real colors and settings. To enable the correct profile setting at the top of the vSMR bar go to Display -> Profiles and select "OMDB Professional". NOTE: Tags under professional mode will only popup if the aircraft is squawking a correct assigned transponder code.

Additions:
- [SOUNDS] New and improved startup sound, as well as the new EuroSounds package by Andrew Ogden (https://ganderoceanic.com/eurosounds)
- [PRF] New and improved profiles for Dubai (OMDB), Al-Maktoum (OMDW), Sharjah (OMSJ), Ras Al-Khaimah (OMRK), Fujairah (OMFJ), Al-Bateen Executive (OMAD), Abu Dhabi (OMAA), Al-Ain (OMAL) and finally Sir Bani YUas (OMBY)!
- [PRF] Center sector profiles have been updated for upper usage only. Do not utilize for top-down purposes
- [PRF] Each profile has had its ASR quick keys changed. Please cycle them through F1+1 - 9 or go to General settings -> Page 2 and check the ASR keys there to see what is configured.
- [PLUGINS] MAESTRO plugin (Arrival Manager Plugin) has been added for future use, this is a nice visual guide on the arrival sequencing for arrival aircraft coming into set airport. Please read the MAESTRO documentation in OMAE/Other/MAESTRO to learn more.
- [REGIONS] New and improved ground layouts for Ras Al-Khaimah (OMRK), Fujairah (OMFJ), Al-Bateen Executive (OMAD) and Al-Ain (OMAL).
- [GEO] The Palm, Creek and the man-made world islands have been added to the coastline data.
- [ASR] ASRs have been improved. GND ASRs have an altitude filter up to 800ft, Tower is 200ft - 4500ft, APP is 200ft - FL255 and Center (Lower) 200ft - FL600 finally Center (Upper) is 4500ft - FL600
- [RADAR] We have added the current radar station definitions
- [GROUND NETWORK] Added basic ground network vacate points for OMDB.

Removed:
- [ARTCC-L] Pre-TopSky Danger, Prohibited and Restricted areas have been removed since they are now automatically done by the TopSky plugin.
- [PACKAGE] The U.A.E vACC has now fully moved to the TopSky package as it is deemed better for the controllers as it provides better functionality for improved situational awareness and has many tools that can be utilized. It has also been also made easier for DEL/GND/TWR controllers to use. With that being said pre-TopSky packages are no longer supported.
- [ATIS] Removed sound files for the ATIS as we have moved over to vATIS completely.

NOTE: PRE-TOPSKY PACKAGES ARE NO LONGER SUPPORTED AND WILL NOT RECEIVE ANY SORT OF SUPPORT. IF YOU DECIDE NOT USE TOPSKY AND REMOVE THE PLUGIN THIS WILL BE AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WE WILL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE IF YOU LOSE YOUR SETTINGS!

NOTE 2: PLEASE MAKE SURE TO READ UAE_TEMP_SUP_TSM_T01.pdf LOCATED IN OMAE/OTHER FOLDER FOR A QUICK START GUIDE ON THE IMPORTANT THINGS!

NOTE 3: THIS IS A NEW LAYOUT, A CLEAN INSTALL IS REQUIRED! PLEASE DELETE THE OLD SECTORFILE AND INSTALL THE NEW ONE. SOME OF YOUR SETTING FILES MAY STILL BE COMPATIBLE. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
AIRAC 2006/2Suprojit Paul   2020-05-26 10:33:42 UTC
Fixes
- [SECTOR] Fixed airways.txt file not being called by default. Airways and waypoints should now show up correctly

Changes
- NIL

Additions
- NIL

The update package contains all the files which necessarily have to be replaced and the standard ASR profiles. No setting files (from the settings folder, except the voice channels) will be overwritten. If you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles, make sure they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.

Note: This release was pushed as the SIDs have changed at OMDB. There may be some issues with this version of the sector file which will be addressed in the next update.
AIRAC 2006Suprojit Paul   2020-05-22 15:42:27 UTC
Fixes
- NIL

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2006

Additions
- [TOPSKY] Updated squawk ranges, added restricted/prohibited/training areas

The update package contains all the files which necessarily have to be replaced and the standard ASR profiles. No setting files (from the settings folder, except the voice channels) will be overwritten. If you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles, make sure they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.

Note: This release was pushed as the SIDs have changed at OMDB. There may be some issues with this version of the sector file which will be addressed in the next update.
AIRAC 2005Chriss Klosowski   2020-04-24 11:59:38 UTC
Fixes
- NIL

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2005
- [PLUGINS] vSMR profile added. Select "OMDB Professional" to see the changes. Changes include: Aircraft Tag will pop up after putting their clearance squawk, this is good to reduce clutter on the screen. Enable it by going into the profiles menu of vSMR and selecting the new one.

Additions
- [COPX] Fxied COPX points such as climb / descents between UAE and Bahrain FIR

The update package contains all the files which necessarily have to be replaced and the standard ASR profiles. No setting files (from the settings folder, except the voice channels) will be overwritten. If you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles, make sure they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.
AIRAC 2004Chriss Klosowski   2020-04-15 18:25:38 UTC
Fixes
- NIL

Changes
- [NAVDATA] Applied AIRAC 2004

Additions
- [FREETEXT] Added IHPs. to use, turn off OMDB taxiway labels, turn on OMDB IHPs
- [GEO] Fixed line on taxiway J
- [REGIONS] Updated SMR to mark correct rapid exit taxiways unusable
- [REGIONS] Fixed runway colour

The update package contains all the files which necessarily have to be replaced and the standard ASR profiles. No setting files (from the settings folder, except the voice channels) will be overwritten. If you wish to use your own personalized ASR profiles, make sure they are named differently than the ones provided with this package.