Barnaul and Strezhevoy aerodromes switch to QNH

On 25 January, the transition to QNH operations took place in the airspace of Barnaul (Mikhaylovka) and Strezhevoy aerodromes in Tomsk region.

The preparatory activities included personnel training, ATS software and hardware upgrade in Altai and Strezhevsky Air Traffic Services centers of the “Western Siberia Air Navigation” branch.

The implementation of QNH will facilitate air traffic services provision and enhance efficiency of aircraft operations.

It should be noted that the QNH transition activities are being carried out in strict accordance with the approved schedule for 2024.