To foreign or visiting pilots to Norway
Most relevant links
The VFR guide - Norway is a comprehensive guide issued by the Norwegian CAA that will answer most of your queries. More information is available on the Norwegian CAA's web page www.caa.no/
Pilot store with maps and other hardware: www.pilotbutikken.no and their email for potential requests is: firstname.lastname@example.org -use their online shop or contact them by email or telephone +4723102930 for assistance.
Internet Pilot Planning Center is a fantastic tool for finding regulations, AIP, planning, weather and NOTAMs: www.ippc.no
Norskeflyplasser.no -this website will describe local airfields that are not published in the Jeppesen manual.
Frequently asked questions:
Border crossing/customs etc
As long as you file a flight plan and enter Norway from a Schengen country, you can enter and depart from airports with customs available at the time of arrival/departure. If you wish to enter Norway via local fields, there is a requirement that you forward a copy of your FPL to the Customs office. This can be done by email: email@example.com fax: +4722860800, Tel: +4722860700, or by request via the NOTAM office Tel: +4764819000. Whichever option you choose, make sure it is done minimum 4 hrs prior to crossing the border. For more information study the VFR guide using the link above.
|Microlight airplane||See page 5 i document|
|Airfield hours of operation (flying during midnight sun)||Can be found in the AIP available on IPPC, or in the Jeppesen manual.|