UK Airways, AERAD and Low Flying MAPS

My beautiful pictureUKAWY1 1977

My thanks to Adrian James for the following maps, three from AP3192E and the green map from NW Eur Enroute Hi. Adrian has a site inspired by Airway Green One at http://pdboyinsuffolk.blogspot.com/2012/11/the-green-one.html and another on low flying mapping at
http://pdboyinsuffolk.blogspot.com/2013/04/military-low-flying-mapping-in-uk.html

image descriptionUKAWY2 DEC 1953

image descriptionUKAWY3 1951

image descriptionUKAWY4 1952

image descriptionUKAWY5 1971

Steve Balfour has added to the collection of airways maps

Colours Replaced Late 1980s_early 1990s_UKAWY6

Colours Replaced Late 1980s_early 1990s_

Late 1990s_ EGBB CTA enlarged and Cotswold CTA Added.UKAWY7

Late 1990s_ EGBB CTA enlarged and Cotswold CTA Added.

Mid 1950s_UKAWY8

Mid 1950s

Perspective diagram, latest NATS versionUKAWY9

Perspective diagram, latest NATS version

 

UK AIRWAYS 1950SUKAWY10

UK AIRWAYS 1950S

Perspective map details. Fligh 18_07_1952UKAWY10a

UK Airways Perspective Diagram 1984.UKAWY11

UK Airways Perspective Diagram 1984.

UK Airways WEF 01_08_1950UKAWY12

UK Airways WEF 01_08_1950

and from Dave Smith a download of a similar map from the Aeroplane magazine for April 1951

UK Airways System 1951

Steve also sent this set of scans of an AERAD chart from the 1970s

AERAD (1)AERAD 1

AERAD (2)AERAD2

AERAD (3)AERAD3

AERAD (4)AERAD4

AERAD (5)AERAD5

AERAD (6)AERAD6

AERAD (7)AERAD7

AERAD (8)AERAD8

AERAD (9)AERAD9

AERAD (10)AERAD10

AERAD (11)AERAD11

AERAD (12)AERAD12

AERAD (13)AERAD13

AERAD (14)AERAD14

AERAD (15)AERAD15

AERAD (16)AERAD16

AERAD (17)AERAD17

AERAD (18)AERAD18

from Adrian again this early Green One map (also see the Uxbridge and Southern Centre postings for other early London Airways maps) and some low flying maps

image descriptionUKAWY13 1957

_AFCENT LFA Chart c1969 Pembs (915x1280)LOWFLY 1

AFCENT LFA Chart c1969 Pembs

_LF Map 67LOWFLY 2

Low Flying Map 67

_LOw_Fly_1975LOWFLY 3

Low Flying Map 1975

some more maps from John Douglas

CAS UK

UKAWY14 UK controlled air space

LONDON FIR

UKAWY15 London FIR

MIL MRSAS

MRSA 1

NATS AERODROMES

NAD1

REFUELLING AREA 6

UKAWY16 Refuelling Area 6 in the North Sea

sst tracks

SST1

uars old

UKAWY17  UARs

UK CAS 1951

UKAWY18 1951 (love this one)

and a file showing these boundaries in 1948 from Dave Smith

ranad-firs-czs

UK ROUTES

UKAWY19 UK Routes

verticalairspacedivision

Steve Balfour sent in these topo maps about which he says “These are the pictures I took of a 1956 Northern England topographic chart which they had in EGPX Ops back in 2010.”

Two of them won’t  reduce too well  so we’ve left them full size, over 4 MB in size.
IMG_6953
 TOPO 1
big 6950
TOPO2
 small 6952
 TOPO3
small 6956
TOPO4
small 6958
TOPO5
small 6960
 TOPO6
small 6951
TOPO7
small 6954
 TOPO8
small 6957
 TOPO9
small 6959
TOPO 10

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