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incorporated 2018-01-04 London/Heathrow (EGLL) New Trial SID - DET2Z

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Chris Pawley

Effective 04 January 2018

Trail Procedures between 04 January 2018 and 3 January 2019.

The DET2Z SID is introduced at London/Heathrow (EGLL) from the above date. This SID is for departures from runway 09R and follows the same lateral track as the existing DET1J departure; a change to the vertical navigation is applied at DET D29 and DET D34.


All aircraft will be assigned DET2Z by default for the period of the trial. Crews unable to meet the climb restrictions should request a DET1J departure which can be assigned without coordination. 


The purpose of the trial is to identify the impact on steeper procedures from a noise, air quality and operational perspective.


The UK Sector File contains this procedure. Other documentation will not be updated due to the trial nature of this procedure.

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The trial is concluded. It is no longer in the current versions of the sector file. We expect a perminent change to the procedure to follow if required.

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